Final

Series: Game 1 of 1

NY Yankees won 1-0

Game 1: Monday, September 1
NY Yankees13Final
Detroit9

Yankees 13

(73-64, 33-33 away)

Tigers 9

(66-71, 35-33 home)

    1:05 PM ET, September 1, 2008

    Comerica Park, Detroit, Michigan 

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    NYY 443002000 13 17 1
    DET 110610000 9 13 3

    W: B. Bruney (2-0)

    L: J. Verlander (10-15)

    Game Notes

    GARY SHEFFIELD'S HOME RUN IN THE SECOND INNING WAS THE 494TH OF HIS CAREER, SURPASSING LOU GEHRIG AND FRED MCGRIFF FOR 25TH ON THE ALL-TIME LIST.