If the New York Yankees do not make the MLB playoffs, owner Hal Steinbrenner said it will be a disappointing season.
The Yankees began play on Wednesday 4.5 games behind the Boston Red Sox for the American League East lead. While that race isn't over, New York should certainly be considered a longshot. But the Yanks also entered the day in the first Wild Card spot, three games up on the Los Angeles Angels and 3.5
Carlos Beltran launches a mammoth solo home run into the upper deck in right field to give the Astros a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the 2nd