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Tuesday's goat? Blame The Binder

Joe's reliance on his books -- and Boone -- sink Yanks in tough loss to Twins

Updated: September 26, 2012, 1:36 AM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

MINNEAPOLIS -- After six innings at the Target Center on Tuesday, the New York Yankees were indisputably, irreversibly playoff-bound.

An inning later, they were Binder-bound.

And now, they are still bound to the Baltimore Orioles, a mere 1-1/2 games separating the two in the race for the AL East with eight games left to play.

Now, a race that finally could have had some air pumped into it -- a Yankees victory would have given them their biggest lead in nearly a month, ...

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