Walk-off like 'walking on air'

Martin sounded like a man who wants to stay a Yankee after his star turn vs. Mets

Updated: June 11, 2012, 12:21 AM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- The euphoria lit up Russell Martin's face. Everything he loves about being a member of the New York Yankees welled up inside of him. All the feelings that will make it so hard for him to possibly leave as a free agent at the end of the season came to the surface.

Leading off the bottom of the ninth in a 4-4 game, Martin already had a two-run homer in his pocket. Now he got the barrel of the bat on Jon Rauch's slider and sent it into Subway Series history. The high fly ball landed ...

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