The New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez spent much of the series against the Detroit Tigers on the bench. The Yankees never led during the four-game sweep. (Paul Sancya/AP)

The New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez spent much of the series against the Detroit Tigers on the bench. The Yankees never led during the four-game sweep. (Paul Sancya/AP)

Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce and Bill discuss the Detroit Tigers’ astounding sweep of the Yankees in the MLB playoffs and what Alex Rodriguez did with his time spent on the bench. Charlie also weighs in on Lance Armstrong’s lost sponsors and potential changes to the Cleveland Browns under new owner Jimmy Haslam III. Plus, the NHL has cancelled games through November, so Charlie focuses on Hall of Fame inductees instead.