"If you hear that from Yankees staff or something like that, maybe you can believe it, but I don't know where you get that from". I'm sure that'll go well and not have one hint of controversy. "I need a home run for the cycle, '" Holt said of the buildup to his final at-bat. This was the first time in Major League Baseball history a player hit for the cycle in the playoffs. "But I scooted up in the box a little bit, and I was going to be swinging at anything and try to hook anything". The Yankees left five runners on base and went 0-for-4 with runners in scoring position. "I was just trying to use their aggressiveness against them and just get some quick outs".
Though Severino acknowledged he struggled with the command of his fastball, he, too, said he completed his normal pregame routine and knew what time the game started. But the Red Sox, frequent visitors who clinched the AL East crown at Yankee Stadium just 2½ weeks ago, were hardly intimidated. Luis Severino, coming off four scoreless innings in the wild-card game against Oakland, starts for NY and former Yankees pitcher Nathan Eovaldi pitches for the Red Sox.
"As very bad a night as it was for us, we've got to turn the page", Boone said. The 2015 All-Star also doubled home a run in the eighth and finished with five RBIs. "Alex had already told me ahead of time to prepare as if I'm going to start Game 3 but expect Game 4 - but given the fact that we faced the Yankees so many times, if you're not prepared for them now, you're in trouble, so I feel like I'm prepared for them".
"It's been a while since Boston played Yankees in the playoffs".
A Cy Young candidate during the first half of the 2018 season, Severino was 10-2 with a 2.74 ERA in 15 starts prior to the Midsummer Classic.
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For much of the season, the Red Sox seemed to be on autopilot, cruising to more wins than all but six teams in the history of the sport.
"It was a special moment for me", Eovaldi said.
Devers opened the second with a single and stolen base, then scored the game's first run on an infield single by catcher Christian Vazquez, who started in place of Sandy Leon. "I don't think it's quite settled in yet".
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Yankees: CF Aaron Hicks remained out of the lineup after missing Game 2 with tightness in his right hamstring, which forced him from the series opener Friday. So when the embattled lefty's name was called during player introductions before Game 3 of the series at Yankee Stadium on Monday, the Bronx crowd greeted Price with a warm ovation and chants of "M-V-P". "We felt the matchup was good for him tonight although he was 0-for-whatever coming into the game tonight against Severino".