Young named MVP of Tigers-Yankees series

Oct. 19, 2012 at 12:22 PM
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DETROIT, Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Detroit Tigers outfielder Delmon Young has been dubbed the 2012 American League Championship Series Most Valuable Player.

Young was named MVP after becoming the first player in Major League Baseball postseason history to record game-winning runs-batted-in in four consecutive games during the Tigers' series against the New York Yankees, The Sports Network reported Friday.

Young batted 6 for 17 at-bats during the series, including two home runs and six RBI.

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