The biggest rivalry in all of baseball is at it again for the second time of the season as the Red Sox take on the Yankees in game two of their three game set. Get MLB odds at Top Bet sportsbook.
Boston (1-0) looked extremely good to start off the season in New York. Jon Lester got the win in the first game of the year after giving up just two runs in his five innings of work. The Boston bullpen pitched in with the close, as five other pitchers were given work. Shane Victorino led the charge in his Boston debut with three RBI’s and went 2 for 6 for the day. Jacoby Ellsbury was 3 for 6 and drove in two more RBI’s. Clay Bucholz will get the start in game two of the season for the Red Sox.
New York did not start the way they wanted to in their home opener against their biggest rivals. C.C. Sabathia pitched just five innings and gave up eight hits and let in four runs. Joba Chamberlain gave up three runs in on two-thirds of an inning. Francisco Cervelli, of all people led the Yankees at the plate batting 2 for 3 and drove in both runs that the Yankees scored. Kuroda will get the start for the Yankees in their second game.
In the first game, Boston covered the spread to open up the season.
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