The Yankees immediately challenged and, with a sellout crowd standing and hoping, the out call was upheld after a 63-second review.
But Cora expressed confidence in Price afterward, claiming that Astros ace Justin Verlander and Red Sox Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez also struggled in the playoffs early in their careers. Game 1 of the ALCS against Houston is set for Saturday night at Fenway Park. In Boston, the Game 4 telecast did a 23.9 rating, the highest-rated LDS game on any network in the market since 2008.
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Not coincidentally, "Let the kids play" is the tagline in an ad Major League Baseball has been running to promote its playoffs. The Astros will face either the New York Yankees or the Boston Red Sox in the American League Championship Series.
"Throw the ball over the plate, CC", Porcello said when asked about Sabathia's comments.
Still in search of his first postseason win as a starter, David Price gets the call for the Red Sox in Game 2. Matt Barnes and Ryan Brasier followed with a ideal inning each to protect a 4-1 lead, and Red Sox ace Chris Sale followed with a 1-2-3 eighth in a rare relief appearance.
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Guardiola admitted after the game that his team were deeper than usual as they controlled Liverpool's rapid forward line expertly. The Premier League now takes a two-week break for the global window with City next in action at home to Burnley on October 20th.
Kimbrel got into immediate trouble, issuing a four-pitch leadoff walk to Aaron Judge followed by a Didi Gregorius single.
Sabathia quickly got the first two outs of the night, but all of Yankees Universe had to hold their breath as he yielded two soft singles and a walk, only to exhale once Ian Kinsler's shot to deep left was gloved by a running Brett Gardner to escape damage. Here's a few of Sabathia's soundbites, per Matt Ehalt of The Record.
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In defense of Price starting Game 2 against Houston, he made two appearances against the Astros last October, going 6.2 innings of shutout ball out of the bullpen. NY set a major league record this year for most home runs in a season, but didn't go deep in the two games at Yankee Stadium. The 10 straight losses are the longest streak in postseason history. The Red Sox raided the staff of the 2017 champions by bringing back Alex Cora, plucking the former Boston utility man from his role as bench coach under Houston manager A.J. Hinch.