Ex-Twin Delmon Young homers again, Yankees zapped from playoffs

Ex-Twin Delmon Young did it again last night. His first-inning homer helped Detroit beat the New York Yankees, 3-2, as the Tigers knocked the Bronx Bombers out of the playoffs. Young suffered a mild oblique strain, though, so he may be sidelined for the ALCS against Texas.
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Ex-Twin Delmon Young did it again last night. His first-inning homer helped Detroit beat the New York Yankees, 3-2, as the Tigers knocked the Bronx Bombers out of the playoffs. Young suffered a mild oblique strain, though, so he may be sidelined for the ALCS against Texas.

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