Cano powers Yankees to AL East title in 14-2 rout

HOWIE RUMBERG
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New York Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki douses the team photographer as teammates celebrate in the clubhouse after their 14-2 win over the Boston Red Sox in a baseball game and clinched the American League East title at Yankee Stadium in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Yankees fans broke out in in a raucous roar in the seventh inning, momentarily startling Alex Rodriguez. The slugger stepped out of the batter's box and saw the news on the center field scoreboard: Baltimore had lost, New York was the AL East champion.