The New York Yankees reach the postseason nearly every year, which means they have the annual opportunity to add even more historic, unforgettable moments to their already rich baseball lore.
Opportunity was a knockin' last nigh,t and Raul Ibanez seized the moment.
Ibanez's epic performance in the late innings last night at Yankee Stadium, blasting two home runs with everything on the line, should surely go down in memory as one of the more outstanding moments and victories in Yankee postseason history.
What makes this time of year so great are the fans in New York, the history, the tradition and the expectation. Yankee fans can feel that something special is always right about to happen.
There have been some extraordinary, larger-than-life moments in Yankees' postseason history and now Raul Ibanez is single-handedly the hero of one of them.
I went through the annals of history and hand-picked the 11 greatest postseason victories in Yankees' history. Sit back, enjoy the nostalgia and keep believing for that next great Yankee moment to happen!