AJ Burnett, Jorge Posada, and Mariano Rivera celebrate as Derek Jeter hoists the trophy. NEW YORK YANKEES WORLD SERIES CHAMPS! New York, NY - The New York Yankees swept the New York Mets in the 2011 TCBL World Series. The Yankees won game 1, 2-1 and defeated the Mets game 2 13-6. The Yankees had no trouble in the playoffs as they burned past the White Sox, Rays, and then the Mets in a two game set. Jorge Posada was named World Series MVP as he led the Yankees all season long and continued his hot streak throughout the World Series, ending with a .338 average. Jorge Posada announced after the game that he would retire on a high note along with Mariano Rivera. Now on to the offseason!