Granderson, Burnett help Yankees beat Tigers 10-1

(AP) - Curtis Granderson made two spectacular catchesagainst his former team and A.J. Burnett came through when theYankees needed him most, leading New York past

DETROIT - (AP) - Curtis Granderson made two spectacular catchesagainst his former team and A.J. Burnett came through when theYankees needed him most, leading New York past the Detroit Tigers10-1 Tuesday night to send their AL playoff series back to theBronx for a decisive Game 5.

Derek Jeter bounced back from a game-ending strikeout Monday,putting the Yankees ahead to stay with a two-run double in thethird inning. Granderson also had an RBI double and New York brokeit open with six runs in the eighth.

Shaky all season, Burnett started only because Game 1 wassuspended by rain Friday. He was in trouble in the first afterloading the bases on walks but Granderson made a leaping grab ofDon Kelly's line drive in center field, preventing at least threeruns.

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