The storyline continues to be the same for the Yankees over the last week or so. But unlike this season of “True Detective” or the last few seasons of “Sons Of Anarchy”, that storyline is neither boring nor un-entertaining. I think I speak for a lot of Yankee fans when I say I don’t mind them beating up on teams and bullying them around the way they have been. They crushed the Red Sox last night in the series opener. Man, what a great sentence to write.
The only thing that added a little intrigue to the game was how long it took for the crushing to start. The Yanks got another 1st-inning run against Boston starter Henry Owens on a Mark Teixeira RBI single, but then the bats went silent for the next 4 innings. They were making Owens throw a lot of pitches, and he was missing badly with some, but they could never string any hits together to really make him pay.… Click here to read the rest