Game 16: Yankees at Red Sox

Via Pete Abe, the lineups:

Yankees

SS “Now batting numbah two Derek Jetah, numbah two”

LF Johnny Damon

1B Mark “Will be heavily booed” Teixeira

DH Jorge Posada

RF Nick Swisher

2B Roby Cano

CF Melky “Mickey Mantle” Cabrera

C Jose Molina

3B Cody “Where is ARod” Ransom

On the mound, Joba Chamberlain

And for the Red Sox

CF Jacoby Ellsbury

2B Dustin Pedroia 

DH David “Stick a fork in me, I’m done” Ortiz

1B Kevin Youkilis

RF JD Drew

LF Jason “I’m no Manny” Bay

3B Mike Lowell

C Jason “I can’t believe they actually resigned me” Varitek

SS Nick “I really shouldn’t be a starting shortstop” Green

On the mound, Jon Lester

 

As I mentioned in an earlier post I will not be doing live updates throughout the game. Sorry.

 

Let's go out and destroy them Sox. I am going to choke them.

Let's go out and destroy them Sox. I am going to choke them.

Update 11:40

Disappointing walk off loss, enough said. If you want more info visit the Yankees site, I recommend you do not.

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Game 15…Yankees won 9-7

I was not home during a majority of the game so I could not do a live blog on the game today. I did get to see part of the game, from about the time when the Yankees managed not to score with the bases loaded and nobody out. I saw Melky’s walkoff, which was great. I do have a feeling Girardi had a little chat with Melky after the game about how he kind of just watched his homerun fly into the seats Manny style. Anyway, it was a fun to watch. Unfortunately that walk off home run was off an old friend, Dan Giese. I am not going to summarize the whole game since I did not watch the whole game, but I will direct you to the boxscore. The Yankees are off tommorow, and they will play the Red Sox on Friday. It will be Joba against Lester.