Top 10 New York Yankee Comeback Wins

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Whether it's the Yankee Mystique or the Ghost of Yankee's past, the New York Yankees have had some memorable comeback wins in the postseason. Here are the top 10 memorable wins.
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The Top Ten

1 Vs. Boston Red Sox - 2003 ALCS Gm 7 Vs. Boston Red Sox - 2003 ALCS Gm 7 The Boston Red Sox are an American professional baseball team based in Boston, Massachusetts, that competes in Major League Baseball.

Down 5-2 in the 8th inning, the Yankees rallied back to even the score. Then, Aaron Boone walked it off with a homer. - BUETBU91

The shot heard 'round the East Coast. - CyberRat

2 Vs. Arizona Diamondbacks - 2001 WS Gm 4&5 Vs. Arizona Diamondbacks - 2001 WS Gm 4&5

The Yankees trailed the Diamondbacks by two runs in the ninth inning with two outs. Both times, they rallied to tie the game with two-run blasts and go on to win in extra innings. - BUETBU91

3 Vs. Atlanta Braves - 1996 World Series Gm 4 Vs. Atlanta Braves - 1996 World Series Gm 4

New York lost the first two games at home before rallying to win the next four straight. Game 4 was the turning point as the Yankees rallied from 6-0 down to win 8-6 in extra innings. - BUETBU91

4 Vs. Boston Red Sox - 1978 AL Tiebreaker Vs. Boston Red Sox - 1978 AL Tiebreaker The Boston Red Sox are an American professional baseball team based in Boston, Massachusetts, that competes in Major League Baseball.

Trailing 2-0 in a one-game playoff, Bucky Dent's three-run homer catapulted New York to the lead. They would hang on to win 5-4. - BUETBU91

5 Vs. Oakland A's - 2001 ALDS Vs. Oakland A's - 2001 ALDS

New York was one loss away from elimination going into Game 3. But thanks to a remarkable Derek Jeter play, the Yankees turned the series around with three straight W's. - BUETBU91

6 Vs. Milwaukee Braves - 1958 World Series Vs. Milwaukee Braves - 1958 World Series

One year after losing to the Milwaukee Braves, the Yankees fell behind 3-1 in the series to the same team in 1958. Yet, they recovered to pull off the unbelievable comeback to win it all. - BUETBU91

7 Vs. Kansas City Royals - 1977 ALCS Gm 5 Vs. Kansas City Royals - 1977 ALCS Gm 5

Needing three outs to advance to the World Series, the Royals failed to hold on to a 3-2 lead and the Yankees blast on to the Fall Classic 5-3. - BUETBU91

8 Vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - 1978 World Series Vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - 1978 World Series The Los Angeles Dodgers are an American professional baseball team based in Los Angeles, California. The Dodgers compete in Major League Baseball as a member club of the National League West division.

Trailing 2-0 in the World Series, the Yankees were revied with an incredible four straight wins culminating with the series clincher in Gm 6 - BUETBU91

9 Vs. Baltimore Orioles - 2012 ALDS Gm 3 Vs. Baltimore Orioles - 2012 ALDS Gm 3

Tied at one game apiece, Baltimore led the Yankees 2-1 going into the ninth of Game 3. Raul Ibanez would homer to tie the game. Then three innings later, he won the game with a solo homer. - BUETBU91

10 Vs. Houston Astros - 2017 ALCS Gm 4 Vs. Houston Astros - 2017 ALCS Gm 4 The Houston Astros are an American professional baseball team based in Houston, Texas. They won the World Series in 2017.

Down 2-1 in the series, the Yankees fell behind the Astros 4-0 in Gm 4 at Yankee Stadium. But fortunately, they rallied to win that game with six unanswered runs in the seventh and eighth innings combined to win 6-4. Unfortunately, they still lost the series in seven game. - BUETBU91




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