Red Sox manager Alex Cora confirmed on Ordway, Merloni & Fauria Wednesday afternoon that the left-hander will start Sunday night against the Astros, and as expected, Chris Sale will start Game 1. Boston did so with class, pure joy and a hint of pettiness.
It came back to bite him as the Red Sox went on to win Game 3 in NY by 15 runs and then squeaked by the Yankees last night by a single run.
Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Craig Kimbrel (46) celebrates after the last out in game four of the 2018 ALDS playoff baseball series against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium. "I want to win it all", Stanton said.
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It was also India's best in terms of innings victory. "Some of the other guys might be a bit disappointed but we'll crack on". Kuldeep led an inspired spin attack with Jadeja claiming three wickets and Ravichandran Ashwin taking two.
He needed 35 pitches to get through two innings and nicked Benintendi on the right shoulder with a slider on his first pitch of the third.
With David Robertson starting to warm up, Kinsler hit a two-out double over a leaping Gardner for a 2-0 lead and Nunez singled on the next pitch for his first RBI of the postseason. "He's absolutely bad. He was awful behind the plate today".
Hernandez's assignment as home-plate umpire for Game 4 became a talking point after he was criticized for his performance at Game 3 on Monday. The 38-year-old knows Major League Baseball won't be happy with him comments, is likely to fine him, but his future in the game is uncertain, and at this point, why not just be honest? Four plays at first base were reviewed in the first four innings, and three were overturned.