MLB Postseason Update

Giants look to get even…Tigers and Yanks resting up

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Giants are hoping Ryan Vogelsong can help pitch them to their first win in four postseason home games when he faces Chris Carpenter of the Cardinals in tonight’s Game 2 of the NLCS. Visiting St. Louis beat San Francisco 6-4 in last night’s opener of the best-of-seven pennant showdown.

DETROIT (AP) — Tigers manager Jim Leyland and Yankees skipper Joe Girardi are giving their respective teams a day off ahead of tomorrow’s Game 3 of the ALCS. Detroit blanked the Yanks 3-zip last night in New York and brought a 2-0 series lead back to the Motor City.