Bullpen Dooms Boston Vs. Yankees For Second Straight Night

Red Sox manager Alex Cora walks in the dugout before a game against the Texas Rangers on Saturday

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While that's sure to come back to the forefront in the wake of Wednesday's blown save (just Kimbrel's sixth blown save in 83 opportunities with the Red Sox), the reality is that that situation was not uniquely an eighth-inning scenario, per se. Those two homers I shouldn't have given up. "You just have to keep working". It's pretty cool."Video: BOS@NYY: Judge crushes a 453-foot homer vs". Now the next man up Celtics are heading back to the eastern conference finals for the second straight year, following their 114-112 win over the Philadelphia 76ers last night, completing a five game dispatch of the Sixers, who were favored to win the series. And they are dominating at home. The Yanks have outscored opponents, 78-33, during the current streak.

Even as Gardner's batting average dipped under.200, Yankees manager Aaron Boone was optimistic.

CUBS 13, MARLINS 4 Kris Bryant hit his 100th career home run, Anthony Rizzo and Addison Russell connected in an eight-run third inning, and Chicago pounded visiting Miami. That's what I'm trying to do.

"I was a 14-year-old Yankee fan on October 2, 1978, when Bucky Dent sent a sinker from Mike Torrez over the Green Monster, capping the greatest comeback season in baseball history", says Hock.

Adam Duvall added insult to embarrassment when he ended the game for the Reds much later leading off the bottom of the tenth with a solo, walk-off home run.

If neither the Yankees or Red Sox had any weaknesses or places to improve, the games would be boring.

And it was an issue that was compounded when Kimbrel once again left a fastball over the meat of the plate, this time to Judge, who demolished the offering with a line-drive home run that cleared the center-field wall in about 3 seconds flat.

Hock has directed has directed four ESPN 30 for 30 documentaries and was the writer and producer of last year's critically-acclaimed "Celtics/Lakers: Best of Enemies", a three-part, five-hour film about the rivalry that was the de facto successor to Red Sox-Yankees as the most gripping in sports. And then the kid did a good job of getting the guy over.

Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel entered Wednesday's game against the Yankees in the bottom of the eighth looking to protect a one-run lead for the first five-out save of his career. Tanaka allowed four runs. "But I think we all have a lot of confidence in each other that we're going to get the job done".

- Mitch Moreland has been one of the Red Sox's hottest bats this season, but the problem is he hasn't played every day. Holder struck out Christian Vazquez on a 2-2 slider before an intentional walk loaded the bases.

The Yankees are a flawless 5-0 in Sabathia's last five starts versus the Red Sox and are 5-1 in his last six home outings when facing Boston.

With the loss, the Sox have fallen out of first place in the AL East for the first time in over a month.

The Reds won 10 such games from June 21-July 1, 1999.YOU GOTTA SEE THISTorres and Gregorius teamed to turn a stellar double play in the Boston fourth, prompting Tanaka to applaud into his glove.

Today there's rumblings David Price's obsession with "Fortnite" has led to the Boston Red Sox start coming down with carpal tunnel syndrome. Video: "BOS@NYY: "Gregorius shows off athleticism on DPHE SAID IT" It got my attention.

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