It was also 3-0 in the nightcap when Judge, the winner of the All-Star Home Run Derby, came up with a runner on first and launched a high fly ball into the Fenway triangle, just in front of the 420-foot marker. They both struggled during their first season in Boston, with one local tabloid dubbing them the "Gold Bust Twins". Although the Yankees boast a +100 run differential, 37 more runs than that of the Red Sox, the Red Sox actually finds itself atop the American League East with a 3.5 game lead over the third-place Yankees.
The New York Post is reporting the Yankees could give Chance Adams a shot to replace Michael Pineda in the rotation. The Red Sox had the bases loaded with one out that inning and Severino escaped with minimal damage. Price (4-2, 3.91 ERA) made nine first-half starts after beginning the season on the disabled list. They signed Russell Martin on November 18th to a five year deal as well, and many believed they were still serious about the Panda.
The shortstop, who was stuck in an 0-for-15 rut entering the game, delivered the go-ahead single in the 16th at Fenway Park. "Sometimes it does catch up to you the next year".
The MLB Trade Deadline is rapidly approaching, coming in just a few short weeks at the end of the month.
A huge thing that has to happen is the Yankees scoring runs like their lineup is built for.
Athletics 5, Indians 3 • Khris Davis hit his 25th homer in the ninth as Oakland won at home. You've got to pay close attention, though, to the metrics. He has two club options for the 2019 and 2020 seasons, at $6 million and $6.5 million, respectively. "We talked to him a couple different times". On the mound, A.J. Cole pitched admirably, allowing just two runs in six innings of work while fanning six.
But on Saturday night he flashed the leather.
Similar to Tanaka, David Price's performance so far this season has not been on par with expectations, although he missed a portion of the season due to injury.
The energetic Frazier knows his time as a Chicago player is going to be brief.
Sandoval's tenure with the Sox was a train wreck almost from the start.
The Yankees rank third in runs scored with 485 and eighth in batting average with.261, and the Red Sox rank 10th and third respectively. Aneury Tavarez followed with a single into left field, bringing Butler in to score, and increasing the Pawtucket lead to 7-1. In all honesty, however, the Cards might need to send a prospect or two with Carp to land Devers but, for a get like this, I think that Girsch/Mo should pick up the phone today anyway.
Sandoval was so checked out of San Francisco that he was telling people at the World Series parade that he was leaving for good (while trying to sneak bottles of hard alcohol out of the hospitality room onto the City Hall stage).
Manager Joe Girardi said he yanked Castro because he represented the tying run and Ellsbury is the superior runner.