Found October 02, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
NEW YORK -- Three outs from dropping into a tie for the American League East heading into the season's final day, the New York Yankees watched Raul Ibanez give them a crucial win with a game-tying homer and walk-off single. Ibanez's two-run pinch-hit homer tied the game off Boston Red Sox reliever Andrew Bailey in the ninth and his two-out RBI single off Andrew Miller in the 12th won it 4-3 for the Yankees on Tuesday. The crucial win on a rainy, misty night at Yankee Stadium maintained New York's one-game lead over the Baltimore Orioles in the American League East heading into the regular season's final day. Ibanez's single off Miller (3-2) scored Francisco Cervelli, who walked in his first plate appearance of the season. Curtis Granderson, who singled to start the ninth-inning rally, also walked to extend the 12th. Yankees reliever Derek Lowe (9-11) pitched two scoreless innings to get the win. "We've been battling, this team, the resiliency ...
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