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Yankees rally, sweep Tribe to reach ALDS

(AP Photo/David Dermer)

CLEVELAND (AP) DJ LeMahieu's tiebreaking single in the ninth inning off Cleveland closer Brad Hand sent the New York Yankees into the AL Division Series with a wild 10-9 win over the Indians early Thursday in a rain-delayed Game 2 that started in September and ended in October.

At 4 hours, 50 minutes - even without the delays - it was the longest nine-inning game (regular season or postseason) in major league history, ending after 1 a.m.

"I don't know how you top that one - the back and forth, the amount of big plays," Yankees manager Aaron Boone said. "Tonight just had that feeling that these guys weren't going to be denied. They weren't going to lose."

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AL Pitcher Strikeouts
Rank Name K
1 S. Bieber, Cle122
2 L. Giolito, CWS97
3 G. Cole, NYY94
4 T. Glasnow, TB91
5 L. Lynn, Tex89
6 C. Carrasco, Cle82
7 K. Maeda, Min80
8 F. Valdez, Hou76
9t D. Bundy, LAA72
9t H. Ryu, Tor72
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NL Pitcher Strikeouts
Rank Name K
1 J. deGrom, NYM104
2 T. Bauer, Cin100
3 A. Nola, Phi96
4t Y. Darvish, ChC93
4t D. Lamet, SD93
6 M. Scherzer, Was92
7 B. Woodruff, Mil91
8 L. Castillo, Cin89
9 C. Burnes, Mil88
10 Z. Gallen, Ari82
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