There seems to be a 1990s nostalgia feel around this years New York Yankees heading into the 2018 season.
The A’s had not swept the Red Sox in four games at home since 1932. That streak will continue at least one more year.
Bashing four home runs Saturday, the Oakland Athletics buried the Boston Red Sox for a third straight day.
Thursday wasn’t Sonny Gray’s shiniest of starts, but he’s no longer winless against Boston.
After seeing the top four teams in the division bunched within nine games of the top spot a season ago, things will only tighten up further. And in a battle of baseball’s brawn, one fewer win for “Beantown” will be enough to punch a ticket the AL’s divisional round.
With his two-hit, three-RBI performance, David Ortiz provided starter David Price will all the backing he would need as the Red Sox trumped the A’s Friday night.
Every All-Star Break, noteworthy snubs keep players out of a hard-earned spot on baseball’s biggest stage.