• Brett Gardner Tips Cap To Rival Red Sox After Yankees' ALDS Loss

    2 monthes ago - By NESN

    The New York Yankees believed they were better than the Boston Red Sox all season, but when it was time to prove it, the Bronx Bombers simply were outplayed.
    Boston pushed the Yankees aside in four games during their American League Division Series matchup, ending New York's season with a 4-3 win at Yankee Stadium in Game 4 on Tuesday.
    New York's vaunted offense went missing back in the Empire State, but the Yankees' early exit was a product of simply running up against a team that played better, according to outfielder Brett Gardner.
    Gardner: "They outhit us & they outpitched us & they...
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  • How the Boston Red Sox Brought Division Series Drama and Despair to the Bronx

    2 monthes ago - By Yahoo Sports

    Up until the bottom of the ninth inning at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday night, baseball's division series round hadn't exactly given fans their fill of October drama. Boston's victory felt all but inevitable. The Red Sox took a 4-1 lead into the bottom of the ninth of Game 4.
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  • Mariano Rivera has Boone's back: 'He did a great job'

    2 monthes ago - By TheScore

    New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone has come under fire for his team's disappointing American League Division Series defeat to the Boston Red Sox. One person, however, is lauding the skipper's inaugural campaign in the Bronx: former Yankees closer Mariano Rivera. "I can't say nothing bad about Boone. He did a great job. An amazing job," Rivera said, according to Laura Albanese of Newsday. He added that Boone kept players "motivated - pushing and pushing and pushing. To me, he did an outstanding job, absolutely great job with those guys and hopefully next year, you give him the help that...
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  • Chris Sale Asked To Pitch Out Of Bullpen In Red Sox's ALDS Game 4 Win

    2 monthes ago - By NESN

    Alex Cora went for the kill by bringing in Chris Sale during the eighth inning of Game 4 of the Boston Red Sox's American League Division Series against the New York Yankees.
    With the Sox holding a 4-1 lead, Cora called on his ace and probable Game 5 starter, to record three outs and get the ball to closer Craig Kimbrel.
    Sale mowed down the Yankees on 13 pitches during the eighth, and Kimbrel nailed down the save, after allowing two runs and giving ever Red Sox fan a heart attack, to send Boston to the American League Championship Series.
    Cora has been lauded for pulling all the right...
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  • Al Leiter says Yankees' demise wasn't Aaron Boone's fault

    Al Leiter says Yankees' demise wasn't Aaron Boone's fault

    2 monthes ago - By New York Post

    MLB Network analyst Al Leiter talks to The Post's Justin Terranova about the Yankees' demise, the Red Sox's David Price dilemma and the plight of the starting pitcher. Q: Do you think the criticism of Aaron Boone was fair? A: Not even 1 percent. It wasn't his fault at all. It's not like I am...
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  • Red Sox fan trashes Yankees upon waking up from surgery

    2 monthes ago - By Yardbarker

    For fans of the Boston Red Sox, hatred of the New York Yankees knows no limits. For one Red Sox fan, it's even a discussion point for those coming out of surgery. Justin Diamond, a Yankees fan, shared video of his roommate, Zac Sullivan, a fan of Boston's. Upon coming out of successful surgery, Sullivan immediately bashed the Bronx Bombers. “I'm worried about the Red Sox. I was happy that the Yankees lost. I can't stand them. The Yankees are everything that's wrong with sports.... Thank God the Yankees lost. It was important to me that the Yankees season ended in a horrible way. Because...
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