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Roger Clemens and Mike Mussina were the leaders of the Yankees' pitching staff.Clemens finished with a win-loss record of 20–3, an earned-run average (ERA) of 3.51, and struck out 213 batters in 220.1 innings pitched.

Considered one of the greatest World Series of all time, memorable aspects included two extra-inning games and three late-inning comebacks.In the final game, the Yankees led in the ninth inning before the Diamondbacks staged a comeback against closer Mariano Rivera, capped off by a walk-off, bases-loaded bloop single by Luis Gonzalez to clinch Arizona's championship victory.This was the third World Series to end in a bases-loaded, walk-off hit, following 19.Diamondbacks pitchers Randy Johnson and Curt Schilling were both named World Series Most Valuable Players.

The Yankees advanced to the World Series by defeating the Oakland Athletics, three games to two, in the AL Division Series, and then the Seattle Mariners in the AL Championship Series, four games to one.During this span, the team won nine consecutive games, and Johnson tied the MLB record with twenty strikeouts in a nine inning game.