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Yanks exit Cleveland in good spirits

Derek Jeter, Rafael Soriano barely escaped injury, and Bombers took two of three

Updated: August 26, 2012, 7:39 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

CLEVELAND -- The New York Yankees lost four of six games on their just-concluded road trip, yet their plane ride home from Cleveland promised to be a festive occasion.

Because, considering the way things went over the weekend here, it could have turned out a whole lot worse.

Disastrous, even.

Friday night, Derek Jeter nearly got decapitated by a Corey Kluber fastball. On Sunday it was their closer, Rafael Soriano, who narrowly missed wearing a line drive ...

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