Home » Sport

Bullpen delivers, Betts seals it for Sox in Game 2

16 October, 2018, 09:26 | Author: Tommie Newton
  • David Price

David Price would have to pitch on short rest, or Eduardo Rodriguez could start, though he hasn't thrown more than 44 pitches since September 20.

That, he insisted, is all he ever cared about. "This isn't about me".

Even in victory, the Red Sox were weakened, though the degree to which is still unknown.

The Astros will attempt to go for a second win against the Red Sox today in Game 2 on TBS.

Price fell one out short of qualifying for the win, which would have been his first in 11 postseason starts.

Sale dealt with shoulder inflammation during the regular season, but still finished with a 12-4 record and a 2.11 ERA in 27 starts.

Gerrit Cole (15-5, 2.88 ERA) vs. I'll start. I'll come out of the 'pen.

The Sox went on to win that series and ultimately the World Series. "And that's what I'm about". I'd love to see Price throw a gem and make this a competitive series heading to Houston, but I think the combination of Cole plus all those righty bats in the Houston lineup that worked 10 walks in Game 1 will be too much for Price and the Red Sox.

Boston earned the split in a four-game set with the Astros in its last visit to Minute Maid Park in June. "We feel really good about us".

Switch Diablo III: Eternal Collection Bundle announced
The system will be exclusive to GameStop in the USA for $359.99, and it'll be available from November 2nd. While it's a good news to all Diablo fans, Blizzard has cleared the report and said that it's not true.

Price was spotted a two-run lead in the first inning and then fell behind 4-2 before Bradley clanged one off the left-field wall that Gonzalez chased helplessly as it bounced back toward the infield. Matt Barnes, Ryan Brasier and Rick Porcello did not not allow a hit or run in relief of Price. That was followed by a tough 5-7 Game 2 loss in Boston.

"I've heard nothing but good things about him now", Eovaldi said. Boston is hitting.268 as a team this season, Mookie Betts' mark of.346 paces the team.

"I expect myself to be great in big moments and I haven't done that in big moments", Price said after the Sox squared the series at a win apiece before it shifts to Texas for the next three. He's played a couple of balls off this wall nearly like a home player. "It's a well-placed hit".

"I fielded the ball, I checked second", Cole said.

"The ball, the wall, he's backpedaling".

Betts scored an insurance run in the seventh, walking to lead off the inning and coming around to make it 6-4 on a wild pitch and a pair of passed balls. Betts added an RBI double in the eighth off Hector Rondon.

Price's teams had lost all 10 of his previous postseason starts, the longest such losing streak in baseball history. (19) hits a three RBI double during third inning against the Houston Astros in game two of the 2018 ALCS playoff baseball series at Fenway Park. The series resumes Tuesday night with Dallas Keuchel on the mound for the Astros.

"That was definitely appreciated", Price said. "But our offense, our defense, everybody rallied together".

On Monday, the Red Sox announced that Sale has been released from the hospital and cleared to rejoin the team Tuesday. His middling, 4⅔ -inning stint, which started poorly and ended tenuously, didn't gain him the first win in a postseason start in his career, but it put the Red Sox in position to win, which is more than he can usually say.


  • Taliban: US Ready To Discuss Troops Withdrawal from Afghanistan

    Taliban: US Ready To Discuss Troops Withdrawal from Afghanistan

    The anti-government armed militant groups including Taliban militants have not commented regarding the report so far. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid confirmed that Khalilzad met the Taliban leadership on Friday in Doha.
    Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson Are No Longer Engaged

    Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson Are No Longer Engaged

    Engaged since May - weeks after meeting - the couple is reportedly on good terms and they still "have love for each other". A few days ago, people noticed Davidson covering up his bunny ears tattoo he has on his neck, for Ariana Grande .
    Hostage-taker in Germany in critical condition

    Hostage-taker in Germany in critical condition

    The square behind the station was closed. "We are in contact with the man", police spokesman Christoph Gilles told broadcaster n-tv.
  • Prince Harry, Meghan expecting child in spring

    Prince Harry, Meghan expecting child in spring

    Awarded posthumously for his bravery, Mrs Dunne had it pinned to her chest. "He said, "That's what attracted me over here". Mrs Dunne said it was "marvellous" to meet the pair. "Enjoy the rest of the day". "I think it could possibly be a girl".
    International Monetary Fund  chief defends Powell after Trump slams 'crazy' Fed

    International Monetary Fund chief defends Powell after Trump slams 'crazy' Fed

    The Fed pays close attention to how financial markets react to its rate hikes, and equally watches the economic data. Three have PhDs in economics and three have law degrees. "The problem I have is with the Fed", he said .
    Western Canadian crude prices continue to fall

    Western Canadian crude prices continue to fall

    The contract dropped by 4.3% to $1.933 a day earlier — the lowest finish since March. But now that crude is near the highest in four years, it's suddenly a hot topic.
  • Kiwis stun new-look Kangaroos

    Kiwis stun new-look Kangaroos

    Australia mounted a desperate late attack with two tries in the closing five minutes before running out of time. New Zealand trailed 12-8 at the break despite dominating possession and territory in the opening period.
    Patriots ban fan who threw beer on Chiefs' Tyreek Hill

    Patriots ban fan who threw beer on Chiefs' Tyreek Hill

    This came following the first five games last season when he had 23 receptions on 37 targets for 288 yards and five touchdowns. The Patriots were able to run out the rest of the clock and kick a simple game-winning field goal a couple of plays later.
    What You Need to Know About Sears Bankruptcy Filing

    What You Need to Know About Sears Bankruptcy Filing

    Leases with new tenants could easily double or triple the rent Sears or Kmart now pay, the REITs say. The company did not specify whether the closings would be Sears or Kmart stores or their locations.
  • Google brings real-time translation to these earphones and headphones

    Google brings real-time translation to these earphones and headphones

    Since 2016, Pixel users have been complaining about the lack of support the default camera app has for external microphones. There's no word yet on which microphones will be supported.
    Sears To File For Bankruptcy, Several Stores To Close

    Sears To File For Bankruptcy, Several Stores To Close

    They have fewer than 900 today. "I feel upset because I like Sears", says Mark Vesei, who signed up for a store credit card. The latest plan would involve closing some of the 866 stores immediately, although it isn't clear how many.
    Novak Djokovic wins record fourth Shanghai Masters title

    Novak Djokovic wins record fourth Shanghai Masters title

    Djokovic and Zverev met on clay in the final of the Rome Masters in May last year, the 21-year-old German winning 6-4, 6-3. The second-seeded Djokovic has won all four Shanghai finals he's contested in his career (2012, 2013, 2015 and 2018).


China Vows to Respond to Trade War It Didn't Want
I am concerned that China's currency actions amount to manipulation, in violation of World Trade Organization (WTO) rules. "Honestly, I've been talking to ambassadors of other countries in Washington DC and this is also part of their problem".

Trump Speaks to Saudi King, Sends Pompeo for Follow-Up
Khashoggi meets Hatice Cengiz, a 36-year-old Turkish Ph.D. student, at a conference in Istanbul and she soon becomes his fiancée. Alhadj noted that "even though we don't know for sure, with concrete evidence, what happened, it's not unprecedented".

Kudlow defends Mnuchin's Saudi Arabia trip amid search for missing journalist
Meanwhile on Monday, a team of Turkish and Saudi investigators entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, the Associated Press reported .

Turkey to search Saudi consulate Monday: diplomatic source
Benchmark Brent crude now trades above $80 a barrel and US gasoline prices have risen ahead of the midterm elections. The two companies said in separate statements Sunday that they wouldn't attend the Saudi investor conference.

LEAKED: "Supply Stream" System Coming to Black Ops 4
Call of Duty developer Treyarch took to Reddit to say that they're aware of the situation, and to explain their solution. If Black Ops 4 had set a day one record for online players for the franchise then the publisher would have said so.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Expecting First Baby
Meghan and Harry are now in Australia on an official 16-day tour and will be travelling to Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand. The baby will be seventh in the line of succession, bumping Harry's uncle, the Duke of York, into eighth place.

Cent accepts Khabib Nurmagomedov's invite to Russian Federation
But in recent months, UFC has made the more sensationalized headlines thanks to the unlawful behavior of its fighters. Nurmagomedov (27-0) could be in danger of losing his lightweight title after beating McGregor (21-4).

Warren To Trump: Time To Pay Up
That would seem to fit the story that Warren's parents told their children about their maternal great-great-great-grandmother. Bustamante, the Stanford professor who analyzed Warren's DNA, concluded that "the vast majority" of her ancestry is European.

Beto O'Rourke Fundraising Triples Ted Cruz's In Texas Senate Race
Adjusted for inflation, that would be worth $31 million in 2018 dollars, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. Similarly, Quinnipiac University showed Cruz ahead by 9 points in a poll of 730 likely voters between October 3-9.

Plunged almost 6%, A-shares hit a four-year low
So far this week, the market capitalisation of the Shanghai stock index has fallen by 8.43 percent to 27.56 trillion yuan. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index has tumbled 4.34% to 2,607.4, leaving it at the lowest level in four years.