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American League West

Keuchel looks to continue success against Yankees in ALCS

Dallas Keuchel is tired of talking about his success against the New York Yankees.

It didn't matter on Thursday, though. It was an unavoidable subject for Houston's ace as he prepares to start against them in Game 1 of the AL Championship Series on Friday night. Masahiro Tanaka will pitch for New York, which is in the championship series for the first time since 2012.

"I've been asked that question like 10 times already," a slightly exasperated Keuchel said. "I don't know, I mean, we're one of only four teams left, so at this point a lot of guys have had success pitching-wise on either the Indians or the Yankees."

Unlike the pitcher, manager A.J....