Boston Red Sox Mookie Betts is thrown out by New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez is thrown out by New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez attempting to steal second base in the first inning. New York Yankees short stop DIDI GREGORIUS puts on the tag. This play set the tone of the game as the Yankees went on to win 9-1, taking 2 out of 3 games against the Red Sox.
Check out these 5 extremely memorable images from tonight’s Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees game from Yankee stadium. The two stars of the game were starting pitcher MICHAEL PINEDA who threw a gem of a game pitching 7 complete innings, 108 pitches, allowing only 4 hits, 1 run while striking out 8 and walking only 2 batters; and, catcher GARY SANCHEZ who hit 2 home runs, driving in 5 runs. SANCHEZ also threw out Mookie Betts attempting to steal second base in the first inning which set the entire tone of the game.
The Yankees took 2 out of 3 games from their arch rival and are looking more and more like a very serious contender for a playoff spot, if not the World Series.