Chavez, who replaced A-Rod at third base, went 0 for 3 with a pair of strikeouts.
In the Yankees clubhouse, where anything less than a World Series is failure, the celebration was muted. Three postseason wins down, eight to go.
"We'll enjoy this one for a few minutes," Jeter said, "and then get ready for tomorrow"
NOTES: The crowd of 47,081 was the smallest in 18 postseason games at new Yankee Stadium, which opened in 2009. ... New York is 11-3 in the ALCS. ... The 26 runs were the fewest in a five-game postseason series since St. Louis (12) and Arizona (10) combined for 22 runs in the 2001 NLDS.
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