The Detroit Tigers have advanced to the World Series by beating the New York Yankees 8-1 Thursday, they pulled of a four-game sweep of the Yankees in the AL championship series.
Miguel Cabrera hit a two-run homer in a four-run fourth inning against CC Sabathia.
“Yeah, we did it,” Cabrera said. “It’s an unbelievable feeling. … Four more wins, guys. Four more wins.”
This is Detroit’s 11th American League pennant. The Tigers will have plenty of time to rest while waiting to see who they will face in the World Series, the Cardinals or the Giants.