Originally posted on NBC Connecticut  |  Last updated 10/2/11
It seems the Yankees offense wasn't aware that Sunday ceased to be a travel day when Friday night's game wound up being suspended by rain. That oversight came back to bite the Bombers in the rear end on Sunday afternoon. The bats were silenced by Max Scherzer, who took a no-hitter into the sixth inning, and the Yankees went down to a meek 5-3 loss to even the ALDS at one game apiece. The Yankees had one great chance to put some runs on the board when they got their first two hitters aboard to start the seventh inning, causing Jim Leyland to pull Scherzer and go to Joaquin Benoit. Benoit got Russell Martin to fly out, struck out pinch hitter Eric Chavez and got Derek Jeter looking at a strike three that we can only hope the Captain missed because the skies had suddenly opened like something out of disaster film. The rain went as quickly as it came, but the black cloud hung over the Yankees the rest of the afternoon. The Yankees made it interesting in the ninth with a Nick Swisher hom...
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