Tag: New York Yankees

Play Ball: Red Sox Open Season With Win Over Yankees

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Play Ball: Red Sox Open Season With Win Over Yankees

It may have only been opening day, but it felt like a playoff game. The Red Sox got their season going strong Sunday night over the Yankees in a tense matchup of big plays and nail-biting at bats. The Yankees came out quick in the second inning, as Jorge Posada and newcomer Curtis Granderson knocked […]

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Showdown in Beantown: Three Game Sox-Yankees Series Opens Tonight

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Showdown in Beantown: Three Game Sox-Yankees Series Opens Tonight

As the Yankees and Red Sox prepare for the final showdown in Beantown of the season, I can’t shake this feeling of déjà vu, this sense that something hazy, indistinct, and yet ominously monstrous is again looming around the corner. The situation is ripe for misery: having won what feels like eighty out of their […]

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Please, Anything but a Four Game Sweep

Filed in Sports by on August 9, 2009 0 Comments
Please, Anything but a Four Game Sweep

So, is that it? Three games into a four game series with the Yankees and the Red Sox have done just about nothing. In game one, John Smoltz, one of the most prolific pitchers of his era whose incredible resume should translate into an easy first ballot Hall of Fame induction, pitched nothing like his […]

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