Tigers-Yankees finale delayed by rain

NEW YORK -- After nearly a 90-minute delay before the start of today's Tigers-Yankees finale, the game was delayed a second time at the beginning of the eighth inning.

The Tigers were leading the Yankees, 2-0, at the time of the second rain delay.

Matthew Martell is a reporter for MLB.com based in New York. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.