Yanks beat O's
The Yankees starter struck out nine and walked two. It was Sabathia's first complete post-season game.
Baltimore starter Jason Hammel was perfect through four innings, but gave up a hit to lead off the fifth, when the Yankees scored on a Raul Ibanez RBI single. Ichiro Suzuzki added a run-scoring double in the sixth and Curtis Granderson homered in the seventh.
The Yankees advance to the ALCS to take on Detroit. Game 1 is in Yankees Stadium Saturday night.
Doug Fister is expected to start for the Tigers against Andy Pettittee.
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