Yankee machine keeps rollin' in Motown

Bombers aren't crushing their competiton -- far from it -- but they find ways to win

Updated: May 3, 2011, 10:56 AM ET
By Rob Parker | ESPNNewYork.com

DETROIT -- It's a machine.

That's the best way to describe this 2011 New York Yankees team.

And not because it is simply steamrolling over everyone in sight and can't be stopped. On most nights, in fact, that's hardly the case.

It's just that the Yankees find a way to win. It doesn't seem to matter against whom or how bad they have looked throughout the game.

Somehow, some way, they get it done.

That's what you have to take away from their latest victory, an ...

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