The Yankees will have to wait a day before trying to even the American
League Championship Series against the Houston Astros.
For the Yankees, shortstop Didi Gregorius quickly became one of the game's
biggest goats -- refusing to work the count against a wild Cole.
Sam Darnold's presence alone gave the New York Jets an immediate lift.
J.A. Happ, who gave up the winning home run in the 11-inning loss in Game
2, may be asked to play a big role in Game 4 for the Yankees, manager Aaron Boone said Monday.
Devon Toews scored at 1:13 of overtime to complete a stunning late-game
comeback by the New York Islanders as they downed the St. Louis Blues 3-2 on Monday.
Mackenzie Weegar scored the tying goal and set up Noel Acciari for the
go-ahead tally and the Florida Panthers rallied from a three-goal deficit to beat the winless Devils 6-4 on Monday.
The Yankees had Houston exactly where they wanted them Sunday night --
with their bullpen on the mound, winning a game against Justin Verlander.
Darnold, who missed three games while recovering from mononucleosis, finished
23 of 32 for 338 yards, including a 92-yard touchdown toss to Robby Anderson and a 5-yarder to Ryan Griffin.
Moved up to third in the batting order after mashing in a sweep of Minnesota,
Torres became the youngest Yankee (and American League player) to drive in five runs during a postseason game.
Edmonton, 5-0-0 for the first time in 34 years, became the first team in
NHL history to win its first five games after trailing in each.
Falk went 47 of 73 for 416 yards with no touchdowns and three interceptions
in three games with a 62.4 quarterback rating.
The Yankees, off since finishing their three-game sweep of Minnesota on
Monday in the other AL Division series, will go with James Paxton for Game 2 and Luis Severino for Game 3 in New York
Despite struggling to move the ball for most of the game, New York (2-4)
had the ball trailing 21-14 with 8:43 left in the fourth quarter.
CC Sabathia could be on the New York Yankees' roster for the AL Championship
Series after missing the previous round with an achy left shoulder.
Carter Hart stopped 25 shots for his first career shutout to lift Philadelphia
to a 4-0 win over New Jersey on Wednesday night.
The heavily underdog New York Giants are going to be without their top
two running backs and their two leading receivers against the New England Patriots.
Aroldis Chapman threw just 70 pitches in September. Alone among major league
teams, the Yankees never used a pitcher three days in a row during the regular season.
Anthony Beauvillier and Matt Martin scored for the Islanders. Semyon Varlamov
started and was pulled in the second period after giving up four goals on 19 shots.