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Yanks returning to deep in the heart of Texas

With N.Y. facing elimination, CC Sabathia wasn't dominant but strong enough to ensure a Game 6. Robinson Cano, who hit his LCS-record-tying fourth homer, Nick Swisher and Curtis Granderson each went deep.

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MLB GAME PULSE: Charting the game's top moments with highlights and tweets
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Andrus, SS5030012.364
Young, M, 3B4010013.348
Hamilton, CF4010013.316
Guerrero, DH4000021.273
Cruz, N, LF2010000.353
Murphy, Dv, LF2110010.333
Kinsler, 2B4020011.222
Francoeur, RF4010002.200
Treanor, C4112013.333
Moreland, 1B4020022.400
Totals37213201017.316
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Jeter, SS4010102.273
Swisher, RF4211103.105
Cano, 2B4111001.421
Rodriguez, Al, 3B2110200.176
Thames, M, DH3000102.154
Berkman, 1B2101111.222
Posada, C4121012.250
Granderson, CF4132001.333
Gardner, B, LF3000022.200
Totals307966414.217
BATTING
2B: Cruz, N (3, Sabathia).
HR: Treanor (1, 5th inning off Sabathia, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Kinsler 2; Andrus 3; Hamilton; Cruz, N 2; Treanor 4; Moreland 2; Young, M; Francoeur; Murphy, Dv.
RBI: Treanor 2 (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Treanor; Hamilton; Francoeur; Moreland 2.
GIDP: Young, M, Hamilton.
Team RISP: 1-for-9.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Kinsler (2, 2nd base off Sabathia/Posada), Andrus (4, 3rd base off Sabathia/Posada).
PO: Andrus (2nd base by Wood, K).

FIELDING
E: Francoeur (1, throw).
DP: (Kinsler-Andrus-Moreland).

BATTING
2B: Posada (1, Wilson, C), Rodriguez, Al (1, Wilson, C), Granderson (1, Kirkman).
HR: Swisher (1, 3rd inning off Wilson, C, 0 on, 0 out), Cano (4, 3rd inning off Wilson, C, 0 on, 0 out), Granderson (1, 8th inning off Ogando, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Posada 3; Cano 4; Jeter; Rodriguez, Al 2; Swisher 4; Granderson 7.
RBI: Posada (1), Granderson 2 (3), Swisher (1), Cano (5), Berkman (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jeter 2; Posada; Berkman.
SAC: Gardner, B.
SF: Berkman.
GIDP: Swisher.
Team RISP: 2-for-11.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Rodriguez, Al (1, 2nd base off Kirkman/Treanor).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Jeter-Cano-Berkman, Cano-Jeter-Berkman).
Pickoffs: Wood, K (Andrus at 2nd base).

TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Wilson, C(L, 0-1)5.06654226.00
Kirkman2.01002100.00
Ogando1.02110114.50
Totals8.09766433.48
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Sabathia(W, 1-0)6.011220716.30
Wood, K2.01000300.00
Rivera1.01000000.00
Totals9.0132201016.55
WP: Wood, K.
IBB: Thames, M (by Wilson, C).
Pitches-strikes: Wilson, C 93-48, Kirkman 50-31, Ogando 23-17, Sabathia 112-74, Wood, K 28-21, Rivera 23-15.
Groundouts-flyouts: Wilson, C 4-4, Kirkman 2-1, Ogando 1-1, Sabathia 5-3, Wood, K 2-0, Rivera 1-1.
Batters faced: Wilson, C 25, Kirkman 8, Ogando 5, Sabathia 27, Wood, K 6, Rivera 4.
Umpires: HP: Fieldin Culbreth. 1B: Brian Gorman. 2B: Gerry Davis. 3B: Tony Randazzo. LF: Jim Reynolds. RF: Angel Hernandez.
Weather: 59 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, R to L.
T: 3:48.
Att: 49,832.
Venue: Yankee Stadium.
October 20, 2010
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media