Tagged: ‘Boston Red Sox’

Comparing Rafael Devers to this year’s other rookie standouts
August 22nd, 2017 at 9:41 AM
***PHOTO1*** If Rafael Devers never plays another major league game, he will be remembered for being only the second left-handed hitter to take Aroldis Chapman deep. That home run was a miracle, and felt all the more momentous that it came from the Boston Red Sox's top prospect. Devers will play...

New York Yankees: The week ahead (August 21 – 27)
August 21st, 2017 at 12:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** Despite dropping two out of three games at Fenway Park against the rival Boston Red Sox, the New York Yankees managed to go 5-2 last week, largely due to a four-game sweep of the crosstown New York Mets. The Yankees get a breather on Monday as they travel to...

Yankeemetrics: Riding the NYY rollercoaster (Aug. 18-20)
August 21st, 2017 at 11:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** Fan Confidence Poll: August 21st, 2017 (AP) Deja vu all over againAnother night, another candidate for Worst Loss of The Season. The Yankees suffered their billionth gut-wrenching defeat on Friday night, obliterating any positive momentum they had built up coming off a four-game sweep of the Mets. After...

What we learned during latest Yankees-Red Sox series
August 21st, 2017 at 9:20 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox clashed for the second weekend in a row with the series taking place in Boston this time, but the result was the same. The first-place Red Sox showed everyone why they're on top of the American League East by again taking two...

Red Sox beat Yankees 5-1 | move 5 up in AL East
August 21st, 2017 at 4:01 AM
***PHOTO1***BOSTON (AP) รข?? Jackie Bradley Jr. knows all about the Fenway Park triangle, and how long it can take to get the ball back to the infield from the 420-foot marker.So when the Red Sox center fielder saw, as he pulled into second, that his Yankees counterpart had just picked...