Tigers knock off Yankees, advance to ALCS

NEW YORK CITY -- It was a win-or-go-home situation for the Detroit Tigers and New York Yankees.

Game five of the American League Division Series was a tense one in the Bronx.Tigers jumped on the board with back-to-back homers in the first. They would add another run, in the fifth.Yankees would creep up with 2 runs, but the Tigers Bullpen shut them down. Tigers won 3 to 2.

They advance to play the Texas Rangers in the American League Championship Series starting Saturday.

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