Mike Mussina and Kevin Brown for the New York Yankees record their 200th victories in back-to-back games, becoming the first teammates in Major League history to do so.
Derek Jeter makes a spectacular catch against the Red Sox, diving into the stands. John Flaherty wins the game with an RBI single in the 13th inning, leading the New York Yankees to a three-game sweep in one of the more memorable regular-season games in the Bronx in years.
Bernie Williams launches a walk-off home run against the Twins at the New York Yankee Stadium, clinching the the New York Yankees' seventh consecutive American League East crown, as New York advanced to the playoffs for a 10th consecutive season.
After defeating the Twins in a four-game ALDS and taking a 3-0 lead over the Red Sox in the ALCS, the New York Yankees drop their fourth consecutive game, becoming the first team in baseball history to lose a best-of-seven series after winning the first three games.