Michael Pineda's pitched at Fenway once before. The Yankees are hoping for a far different result tonight. Michael Pineda #35 SPNew York Yankees 2014 STATS GM3 W2 L1 BB3 K15 ERA1.00 On a Sunday in July three years ago, the Red Sox lit Pineda up for five runs in the first as part of a 12-8 Mariners' loss. Tonight, Pineda makes his Yanks-Sox, Fenway debut. Pineda is not the same pitcher he was then -- and the atmosphere promises to be much more intense.
New York Daily News 10 hours ago
Masahiro Tanaka did a fairly good job of beating the Red Sox down in Tuesday's 9-3 Yankees win at Fenway Park. Yet the compliments from the Boston players came almost begrudgingly. Perhaps they were bolstered by the fact that six starters got hits off the Bombers righthander.
New York Post 10 hours ago
BOSTON — The last time a title-winning center fielder jumped from the Red Sox right to the Yankees, he returned to Fenway Park and immediately evoked sheer hatred … which...
Newsday 11 hours ago
The Red Sox have used Fenway Park through the years to squeeze the life out of opposing pitchers, and in the fourth inning last night, the vise began tightening on Masahiro Tanaka.
BOSTON — The price for Michael Pineda was, at the time, the Yankees’ best prospect, and the cost for Masahiro Tanaka was $175 million. Yet, the Yankees have mastered the...
Full Count | WEEI 1 hour ago
The Red Sox will host the Yankees for the middle game of a three-game series Wednesday evening as John Lackey gets the nod against Michael Pineda. When he takes to the mound on Wednesday, Lackey will look to break a recent streak in which he has given up six earned runs and picked up the [...]
Ellsbury went 2-for-5 with a double and a triple
Full Count | WEEI 11 hours ago
Johnny Damon had warned Jacoby Ellsbury before the game Tuesday that he would find out just how vicious Red Sox fans could be for leaving Boston for the Yankees. After all, when Damon signed with the Bronx Bombers prior to the 2006 season, he was roundly booed and excoriated every time he set foot inside [...]