New York Yankees vs. Baltimore Orioles Game 4: Live Score, ALDS Analysis

Phil WatsonCorrespondent IOctober 11, 2012

The Baltimore Orioles forced a Game 5 in the American League Division Series with a 2-1 win over the New York Yankees in 13 innings Thursday night.

J.J. Hardy drove in the go-ahead run with a double in the top of the 13th to drive home Manny Machado, who led off the 13th with a double.

The big news circulating around the stadium before the game was an announcement that Girardi’s father, Jerry, died Saturday at the age of 81. Girardi will manage the team tonight.

Both teams got two runners on in the first inning but came up empty. Then the Orioles and Yankees traded wasted scoring opportunities in the third.

Nate McLouth ended the scoreless duel with a homer to lead off the top of the fifth. Robinson Cano tied it with an RBI groundout in the sixth.

FINAL SCORE

Orioles 2, Yankees 1, series tied 2-2