The New York Yankees were defeated by the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night. The game took place at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York and the final score was 10-4. Michael Pineda started and had a terrible first inning before settling down but it was too late. The Yankees offense had a great first inning and then didn't do much of anything after that.
Pineda pitched six innings giving up seven hits and seven runs with no walks and four strikeouts. Pineda lost his ninth game of the season. Bryan Mitchell pitched two innings giving up two hits and two runs with two walks and two strikeouts. Chris Martin pitched an inning giving up two hits and a run with a walk.
Rick Porcello won his ninth game of the season pitching eight innings and giving up six hits and four runs with a walk and eight strikeouts. Jean Machi pitched an inning giving up a hit and he struck out one.
Jacoby Ellsbury had a hit, Brett Gardner had two hits and Brian McCann had an RBI. Carlos Beltran had a hit and an RBI, Dustin Ackley had a hit and two RBI and Chase Headley had a hit. Greg Bird had a hit, Didi Gregorius drew a walk and Ellsbury hit a double and Beltran hit a double. Ackley hit a homerun adn the Yankees were 3-8 with runners in scoring position and left five men on base. Gardner had a stolen base and Ackley committed an error.
Mookie Betts had two hits, an RBI and drew a walk, Dustin Pedroia had two hits and Xander Bogaerts had a hit and an RBI. David Ortiz had a hit, Josh Rutledge drew a walk and Travis Shaw had an RBI. Brock Holt had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk, Blake Swihart had two hits and five RBI and Jackie Bradley Jr. had two hits. Betts, Ortiz, Holt and Bradley Jr. each hit a double and Swihart hit two homeruns. Betts also hit a homerun and the Red Sox were 4-10 with runners in scoring position an dleft four men on base. Bogaerts committed an error.
In the first Bogaerts grounded into a force out and a run scored. Shaw reached on a fielder's choice and a run scored to make it 2-0, Holt hit an RBI double to make it 3-0 and Swihart hit a three run homerun and the Red Sox had a 6-0 lead before the Yankees even got up to bat. In the Yankees first McCann hit an RBI groundout, Beltran hit an RBI double and Ackley hit a two run homerun and it was 6-4 Red Sox. In the fifth Betts hit a solo homerun to make it 7-4. In the eighth Swihart hit a two run homerun to make it 9-4 Red Sox and in the ninth Rutledge grounded into a force out to make it 10-4 which would be the final score. The two teams will play game three of four on Wednesday night.