Alex Rodriguez had a big day to finish off a comeback season, and the Yankees head into the playoffs with a win. Josh Thomson had the story from St. Petersburg, Fla.
Joba Chamberlain was back in the bullpen and may have upped his stock with Joe Girardi after a clean seven-pitch inning. Josh’s notebook also has news on start times for the first two games of the ALDS, a visit from The Boss and a milestone for A.J. Burnett.