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AJ Burnett

New York Yankees starting pitcher A.J. Burnett throws during the first inning of Game 4 of baseball's American League division series against the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Burn Baby Burn: Yanks Force Game Five

Yanks force deciding game five in ALDS with 10-1 beating of Tigers


Derek Jeter

Burnett Gets Win, Yanks Back in 1st Place

A.J. Burnett hadn’t won a game in weeks. He hadn’t felt good about a start in months. And he had never experienced victory as a member of the New York Yankees when the calendar flipped to August.