Yanks rally for biggest win of season

Likely (Jeter) and unlikely (Nunez) heroes came to the rescue against the Orioles

Updated: September 1, 2012, 8:36 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- With his Madison Avenue white teeth showing, Derek Jeter confidently walked to the plate with almost a smile on his face. The 46,122 previously dazed fans grew loud, nearly sounding like they once did across the street -- still not as intimidating, but at least animated for a few moments. Jeter's chosen walk-up music, Notorious B.I.G.'s "Hypnotize," played over the loudspeakers.

The Yankees were down by one in the bottom of the seventh. There were two outs, and the bases ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?