THE BRONX - It was a thrilling, extra inning victory for the Yankees last night thanks to their newest playoff hero.

Raul Ibanez blasted a walk off homer in the 12th inning to win game 3 of their division series with Baltimore.

Ibanez did it after tying the game with another home run in the bottom of the 9th.

The Bombers can now win the series tonight.

Ibanez homers twice, Yanks sting O's in 12th