Rangers vs. Yankees - 2010 ALCS - Yankee Stadium
The New York Yankees didn’t get to go for the sweep up in Boston, as it hasn’t stopped raining here in the Northeast since late Saturday night.
So, the team heads to Texas to face the red-hot Rangers in a three-game set that promises to be a dogfight.
These are two of the best teams in the American League and it is a must-watch series for all serious baseball fans.
With CC Sabathia’s scheduled start in Fenway being a wash, the Yankees ace will instead open the series at Rangers Ballpark vs. Derek Holland.
Let’s breakdown this match-up:
Vs. Derek Holland:
So far in 2012, Holland is 2-0 over three starts, posting a 3.10 ERA and has pitched no less than 6 innings in each. He has given up 2 homers, seven earned runs, and six walks; while striking out 20 of the 79 total batters he has faced.
These numbers are solid but you have to take into account that his last two starts were against the offensively anemic Mariners and a severely trou...