Yankees

August 02, 2010 - 2:16 am
Listing the most hated teams in Boston sports would prove simple for many people. The Yankees and Lakers have played the role of nemesis well over the years. We simply associate pinstripes and the color scheme of purple and gold with a collection of negative connotations. Although it may be...
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Mike Petraglia
July 22, 2010 - 5:39 pm
It appears when a player is even rumored to be coming to Boston, they get injured - even a star player who might have a chance to leave a struggling club for a contending team. It's been that kind of season for the Red Sox , and now for David DeJesus . The Kansas City outfielder, rumored to have...
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DJ Bean
July 16, 2010 - 12:20 pm
According to a tweet from Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports.com , the Yankees "would love to have" Royals closer Joakim Soria and Nationals slugger Adam Dunn . Rosenthal writes that the Nationals' price tag for a Dunn deal would be "exorbitant" and that the Royals would need to be "overwhelmed" with an...
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February 01, 2010 - 8:16 am
As Lou Merloni pointed out in this blog entry , both the Red Sox and Yankees struggled against a set of pitchers with arguably the best stuff in the American League . As Lou documents, Zack Greinke , Roy Halladay , Felix Hernandez , Justin Verlander , John Lackey and Matt Garza did not discriminate...
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Mike Petraglia
January 14, 2010 - 4:13 pm
Jeremy Hermida knows the quickest way to the hearts and minds of Red Sox fans. Talk about how much he is looking forward to playing in Boston and how he's heard it's unlike any other place in the world. And follow that up by talking about how much he's looking forward to his first taste of the Red...
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January 06, 2010 - 11:11 am
Why did the Cardinals pay as much as they did for a guy ( Matt Holliday ) that nobody else was bidding for? That was the question that people around baseball were asking last night, because we know that the Yankees weren'€™t involved. The Mets weren'€™t involved because they signed Jason Bay ...
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October 30, 2009 - 8:08 am
Pedro Martinez is like an elephant: he never forgets. All of his greatest achievements and every one of his subtlest mistakes from his illustrious career are etched in the back of his mind clearer than the morning sky. In the days leading up to last night's 3-1 Game 2 defeat to the Yankees...
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September 27, 2009 - 3:04 pm
NEW YORK -- As the Yankees streamed onto the field from the clubhouse, the bullpen and the dugout to celebrate their first division title since 2006, several members of the Red Sox remained behind in the dugout to take stock of the festivities. They did not seethe. They did not mourn. It is one...
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Mike Petraglia
August 24, 2009 - 7:23 am
Jason Bay couldn't have been more honest when he was asked about the tide turning this season between the Yankees and Red Sox . Following Sunday night's 8-4 loss to the Yankees, Bay said the Bronx Bombers have rebounded from an 0-8 start against the Red Sox and have shown they're the better team...
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Mike Petraglia
August 24, 2009 - 4:34 am
Things have certainly turned around for the Yankees and their performance at Fenway Park over the weekend essentially locked up their first American League East title since 2006. The Yankees beat the Red Sox , 8-4, Sunday to take two-of-three in the weekend showdown, finish their road trip 7-3 and...
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