Cliff Lee is used to mowing down some of baseball's best rosters in the postseason, but Game 1 against the Giants was a different story.
This World Series matchup is evidence that baseball is moving away from dominance by a handful of teams.
John Farrell knows that it won't be easy to manage in the AL East against three of baseball's best teams, but he welcomes the opportunity.
Among the internal candidates are Mike Cather and Ralph Treuel; an external candidate who may draw some interest is ex-Oakland pitching coach Curt Young.
The Texas Rangers end the Yankees season much earlier than New York intended.