Wacha makes short work of Yankees, Boston wins 3-0 in 2:15
Michael Wacha and the last-place Red Sox made short work of the AL East-leading New York Yankees. Pitching for the first time in almost seven weeks, Wacha returned from a shoulder injury to limit New York to a pair of singles in seven innings, and Boston beat the Yankees 3-0 on Sunday night. “I feel like I work better that way,” said Wacha, who took a perfect game into the fifth inning.news.yahoo.com
Donaldson, Carpenter lead Yanks over Red Sox 12-5
Josh Donaldson hit a three-run homer in a four-run first inning, Matt Carpenter homered among three hits in his first start in left field in a decade and the New York Yankees beat Boston 12-5 for their 10th win in their last 11 games against the Red Sox.
5 reasons we might not see another 3,000-hitter in baseball for a while, if ever
The camera phones were raised high and the anticipation was buzzing through the stadium. When it finally happened, nearly 40,000 fans in Detroit cheered, got goosebumps, and even cried tears of joy that they got to be part of baseball history on Saturday.
Houston Astros vs. Boston Red Sox - ALCS: Game 3 (10/18/21) | How to Watch, Start Time
After a huge explosion of offense early in game two, the Boston Red Sox have evened their American League Championship Series matchup with the Houston Astros. Boston waited little time getting out in front on Saturday, thanks to a pair of big hits. First time in postseason history a team has hit two grand slams in one postseason game, and the Red Sox have done it in the first two innings! Houston’s offense came late in the game, but saw big outputs, as Yuli Gurriel and Jason Castro each hit home runs in the ninth. What: American League Championship Series (Game 3)Who: Houston Astros vs. Boston Red Sox (Series tied 1-1)When: Monday, October 18Time: 8:07 p.m.mlive.com