The Yankees snapped their string of 16 straight extra-inning victories in Game 3 of the Division Series, but – technically – the streak remains alive and will carry over into next season. The 2-1 victory in Game 4 improved their combined record in one-run games to 31-10, including two wins and one loss in this playoff round.
"Oh, yeah, every day,'' he said. "I think it's because we're able to pass the load around. We have so many guys – if you go back through tonight's game, we needed every bullet to get an out in a key spot and pass the baton. I think it's unusual to have as many passes of the baton as we've had this year in these type of games without somebody dropping it."
Showalter acknowledged that his team was pretty fatigued after playing 25 innings in the first two games at