The World Series of Home Runs we all thought would develop between the Yankees and Phillies has been dominated by pitching so far, Chad Jennings writes. Will it continue now that the teams have shifted from Yankee Stadium to plays-even-smaller Citizens Bank Park?
People always talk about how much big-game experience Andy Pettitte has, so I decided to try and find one way to quantify it. Check out my column for more on Pettitte’s storied postseason history and the reason the Yankees have confidence in him taking the mound in Game 3 tonight.
Mariano Rivera has gotten plenty of work this postseason and Joe Girardi knows he can’t overdo it with his closer, especially now that the Series has three games on three straight days. The notebook also has items on Alex Rodriguez, the outfield alignment and other news and notes.