"Won't Get (Swept) Again"-5 Reasons the Yankees will defeat Boston

Billy FellinCorrespondent IJune 9, 2009

"Won't Get (Swept) Again"-5 Reasons the Yankees will defeat Boston

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    NEW YORK - JUNE 08: The New York Yankees celebrate defeating the Tampa Bay Rays on June 8, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

1. A-Rod's Return

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    NEW YORK - JUNE 07:  Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees at bat against the Tampa Bay Rays during their game on June 7, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

2. Teixeira's Protection in the Lineup

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    BALTIMORE - MAY 09:  Mark Teixeria #25 of the New York Yankees scores in the fourth inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on May 9, 2009 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

3. Late Game Heroics

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    NEW YORK - JUNE 04: Melky Cabrera #53 of the New York Yankees celebrates his two run homer in the 8th inning against the Texas Rangers during their game on June 4, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Chris McGrath/Gett

4. Starting Pitching

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    NEW YORK - MAY 24:  CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees pitches against the Philadelphia Phillies on May 24, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

5. Momentum

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    NEW YORK - JUNE 08:  Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees hits a solo home run in the eighth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays on June 8, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
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