Saturday's Photo Gallery
It was crunch time for three teams, as they faced elimination in Saturday's playoff matchups. The Astros nearly pulled off a stunning comeback from a 7-1 deficit to Atlanta, but it was not to be. The Yankees completed a three-game sweep of the Rangers, while the Mets needed extra innings to put away Arizona. The Red Sox lived to play another day with a 9-3 drubbing of Cleveland, even without the services of shortstop Nomar Garciaparra. Click on the images below for a closer look at a full day of playoff action.