Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

NY Yankees leads 1-0 (as of 4/27)

Game 1: Friday, April 27
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Game 2: Saturday, April 28
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Game 3: Sunday, April 29
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Tigers 6

(10-10, 4-3 away)

Yankees 7

(11-8, 5-3 home)

    Coverage:  MLBN

    7:05 PM ET, April 27, 2012

    Yankee Stadium, New York, New York 

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    NYY 100121011 7 9 1

    W: M. Rivera (1-1)

    L: B. Villarreal (0-1)

    Game Notes

    YANKEES MANAGER JOE GIRARDI WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE JOE WEST IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SEVENTH INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.
    YANKEES SHORTSTOP DEREK JETER'S HITTING STREAK ENDED AT 15 GAMES.
    TIGERS THIRD BASEMAN MIGUEL CABRERA SINGLED HOME A RUN IN THE TOP OF THE THIRD INNING FOR HIS 1,000TH CAREER RBI.

    Game Information

    StadiumYankee Stadium, New York, NY
    Attendance41,200 (83.7% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time3:30
    Weather47 degrees, partly cloudy
    Wind21 mph
    UmpiresHome Plate - Joe West, First Base - Andy Fletcher, Second Base - Rob Drake, Third Base - Cory Blaser