Around the World in 80 Days, Thursday Edition: MLB Playoffs, Lance Armstrong

By REED NELSON

NY Post

Always locally sourced, always fresh. Taking you around the world in 80 words or less…

… Raul Ibanez provided the New York Yankees (yes, the Yankees) with a franchise — and an MLB — first. After pinch-hitting for A-Rod in the ninth, Ibanez clubbed two home runs to win the game for the Yankees in extras…

… Oakland mounted a two-run ninth inning comeback to tie up their series with Detroit. But Justin Verlander is going for the Tigers, so it really doesn’t matter all that much…

… The Giants won their NLDS series over the Reds this morning, becoming the first NL team to ever to come back from a 2-0 Divisional Series deficit…

… Lance Armstrong’s teammates went all Fredo Corleone on him, and the USADA finally published the evidence. No boat in this film, however…



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