Rain-induced rest likely benefits both teams
Angels' Saunders calls postponement 'a beautiful thing'
NEW YORK -- Both teams were primed to continue what has already been a highly entertaining American League Championship Series, but the Angels and Yankees will have to wait one more day. Mother Nature's mind was made up, and rain was set to pour on the tarp-covered Yankee Stadium deep into Saturday night.
POSTSEASON POSTPONEMENTSSince Wild Card era began in 1995
|1996||ALCS, Gm. 1||BAL at NYY|
|WS, Gm. 1||ATL at NYY|
|2003||ALCS, Gm. 4||NYY at BOS|
|2004||ALCS, Gm. 3||NYY at BOS|
|2005||ALCS, Gm. 4||LAA at NYY|
|2006||ALDS, Gm. 2||DET at NYY|
|NLCS, Gm. 1||STL at NYM|
|NLCS, Gm. 5||NYM at STL|
|2008||WS, Gm. 5*||TB at PHI|
|2009||NLDS, Gm. 3||PHI at COL|
|2009||ALCS, Gm. 6||LAA at NYY|
Ian Browne is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.