Final

Series: Game 1 of 2

NY Yankees leads 1-0 (as of 4/14)

Game 1: Monday, April 14
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Tampa Bay7
Game 2: Tuesday, April 15
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Tampa Bay3

Yankees 8

(7-7, 3-4 away)

Rays 7

(6-7, 3-4 home)

    7:10 PM ET, April 14, 2008

    Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Florida 

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    NYY 210400010 8 15 0
    TB 001100500 7 11 1

    W: B. Bruney (1-0)

    L: A. Reyes (1-2)

    S: M. Rivera (4)

    Game Notes

    THE HOME RUN BY ALEX RODRIGUEZ IN THE TOP OF THE FIRST INNING WAS THE 521ST OF HIS CAREER, TYING HIM WITH TED WILLIAMS AND WILLIE MCCOVEY FOR 15TH ON THE ALL-TIME LIST.