Where do the Yankees stand?

Bombers' playoff recipe might include some Soriano, Montero and a dash of Banuelos

Updated: August 9, 2011, 7:26 AM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

The Yankees lost another battle to the Red Sox. But if Mariano Rivera had provided a flawless ninth, then the conversation would be different. So with Jesus Montero possibly on his way soon and Jorge Posada all but on his way out, let's answer four questions about where the Yankees stand.

1. Have the Yankees found their playoff formula?

If Rivera nails down the save Sunday night, the talk out of this series is Ro-So-Mo. Rafael Soriano is pitching out of the Steinbrenners' and team ...

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