the world series http://michiganradio.org en Next Stop, The World Series: Tigers rout Yankees 8-1 for 4-game ALCS sweep http://michiganradio.org/post/next-stop-world-series-tigers-rout-yankees-8-1-4-game-alcs-sweep <p>DETROIT (AP) - Max Scherzer capped a stupendous stretch for Detroit's starting rotation, and the Tigers advanced to the World Series for the second time in seven years by beating the New York Yankees 8-1 Thursday for a four-game sweep of the AL championship series.<br><br>Miguel Cabrera and Jhonny Peralta hit two-run homers in a four-run fourth inning against CC Sabathia, who was unable to prevent the Yankees from getting swept in a postseason series for the first time in 32 years.<br> Fri, 19 Oct 2012 01:21:23 +0000 The Associated Press 9532 at http://michiganradio.org Next Stop, The World Series: Tigers rout Yankees 8-1 for 4-game ALCS sweep