Curtis Granderson may have snuffed the Tigers’ final chance at a rally tonight. With two outs and a runner on first, Granderson robbed Jhonny Peralta with a diving catch to end the inning. There’s no way to know if the Tigers would have scored, but we do know the Yankees poured it on a few innings later. In fact, the beating goes on while I write this.
You know, that old chestnut.
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But then something nice happened.
They wanted to see some dingers.
Bad news for the 0-2 Thunder.
Not everything is about the rivalry.