Tagged: ‘Jon Lester’

New York Yankees Catcher Francisco Cervelli Flourishes in Opening Day Start
April 2nd, 2013 at 10:18 AM
***PHOTO1*** While the Monday afternoon opener at Yankee Stadium was a one-sided showing, as the visiting Boston Red Sox essentially controlled the afternoon in their 8-2 victory, the Yankees got their lone offensive contribution from an unlikely source. Following an offseason where the organization made the puzzling decision of letting All-Star catcher Russell...

New York Yankees Soundly Defeated by Boston Red Sox 8-2 on Opening Day
April 1st, 2013 at 6:55 PM
  FINAL 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E BOS 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 8 13 0 NYY 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0 W: J. Lester (1-0) L: C. Sabathia (0-1)   ***PHOTO1*** Coming off of an offseason where one of the true concerns was how the Yankees would replace the production of departed All-Star catcher Russell Martin, it was that catchers' position that would produce the only offense in an otherwise quiet Opening Day on Monday afternoon in...

Opening Day Versus Red Sox Slated for 1:05 First Pitch on Monday, April 1st
January 4th, 2013 at 3:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** The same arch nemesis that closed out the 2012 regular season in the Bronx will be back to kick off the 2013 campaign when the Boston Red Sox come to town on Monday, April 1st.  First pitch that afternoon will be at 1:05 and will begin the first of a three-game series...

New York Yankees Lose 4-1 to Boston Red Sox
August 18th, 2012 at 7:52 PM
The Boston Red Sox defeated the New York Yankees 4-1 on Saturday as Jon Lester held New York to just one run in seven innings. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees were able to get seven hits and walk twice, but failed to produce in scoring opportunities, going 0-9 with runners in scoring position and...

New York Yankees a Half Game Out of First with Win Over the Boston Red Sox
September 2nd, 2011 at 4:43 AM
A. J. Burnett gave the Yankees exactly what they needed keeping the game close.  Burnett pitched 5 1/3 innings allowing only two hits, two runs and four strikeouts.  The Yankees came back and beat the Boston Red Sox, 4-2, taking two of three in the series and moving to within a half game of...

New York Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Exits Game After HBP
June 7th, 2011 at 7:58 PM
 New York Yankees first baseman, Mark Teixeira, left Tuesday night’s game after being drilled in the knee by a Jon Lester pitch. Teixeira could be clearly heard giving a yelp as he tumbled down to the ground. He appeared to be in a large amount of pain and had to...