Originally posted on Lady At The Bat  |  Last updated 10/14/12
Daily News PhotoIn little more than the space of a calendar day, the Yankees went from being triumphant series winners to being down 0-1 in the ALCS. They also went from following Mr Postseason to being a bunch of leaderless parts that don't seem to fit together.The parts don't seem to fit together because there is not enough glue. That glue is offense. If the Yankees can   find that glue and spread it in the right places, they can work just fine, in spite of Derek Jeter being lost for the remainder of the postseason. After all, they got this far despite all of the following happening:* Mariano Rivera was lost for the season with a knee injury.*Brett Gardner was out for most of the regular season with an elbow injury.* CC Sabathia had two stints on the disabled list, for groin and elbow problems respectively.* Andy Pettitte was out almost two months with a broken bone in his leg.* Alex Rodriguez was out for more than a month with a broken hand.* Mark Teixeira was out for about a mon...
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