Originally written on Lady Loves Pinstripes  |  Last updated 11/17/14
The New York Yankees 9th-inning hero, Raul Ibanez came through once again to tie the Game 1 of the ALCS vs. Detroit Tigers4-4.Derek JeterBut just 15-minutes later, in the top of the 12th-inning, the Tigers scored but in-between the two runs the Yankees postseason took a turn for the worst.The moment caused the Stadium to go silent, as not even the Tigers wanted to watch the Yankees ever-resilient Captain Derek Jeter get carried off the field. The Captain couldn’t even put weight on his already injured left foot.And then skipper Joe Girardi officially confirmed what nobody wanted to hear but kind-of already knew that Jeter would not playing anymore this postseason.The Captain, the leader and heart ‘soul of the Yankees had fractured his left ankle, which requires a 3-month recovery.The 4-6 Yankees loss all of sudden meant nothing, as the shock from this whole thing is too fresh. But something has to give as Jeter is done and the rest of the Yankees have to step it up big time.THE LONG...
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