Originally posted on Lady At The Bat  |  Last updated 10/5/12
It's the Day Of The Death Game. The Yankees and their fans will be watching the one game playoff tonight in Texas between the Orioles and Rangers. Whichever team wins will host the Yankees in game 1 of the ALDS on Sunday evening at 6:15 Eastern. The game will be televised on TBS. There has been so much talk about the fact that the Yankees, who have the best record in the American League, will start the postseason on the road. The media is up in arms about it and team personnel, namely Joe Girardi, has spoken out against it. But, where was this uproar last year when this plan was announced? Everyone knew about it then but said nothing. Now that it's actually happening, people are acting like they didn't know about it until last week. It makes no sense. All I can do is shake my head. I'm not shaking my head at the Bobby Valentine firing. His awful tenure finally came to an end yesterday. I could toot my horn and say that I knew it wouldn't work but, let's face it, it wasn't hard to predict
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