Yanks 0-8 vs. Red Sox, Trying To Make Sense Of It  All

 

Yankees 0-8 vs. the Red Sox [so far] this season

June 12, 2009

 

Game 1 — Red Sox 5, Yankees 4

Game 2 — Red Sox 16, Yankees 11

Game 3 — Red Sox 4, Yankees 1

Game 4 — Red Sox 6, Yankees 4 

Game 5 — Red Sox 7, Yankees 3

Game 6 — Red Sox 7, Yankees 0

Game 7 — Red Sox 6, Yankees 5

Game 8 — Red Sox 4, Yankees 3

 

How do the New York Yankees unravel this puzzle ?

 

Photo Credits:

Google Images

The Jam Factory – Oxford, England

Artist: Lisa “Miss Doubleyou” Whitehead 

 

— Jimmy Curran, “Baseball, The Yankees, and Life”  

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2 comments

  1. juliasrants

    Jimmy – it has been the strangest start to the season. While I am delighted with the results, even this Red Sox fan never expected that we would take 8 straight from the Yankees. Great piece of artwork! It will be interesting to see what happens when our series resumes in August.

    Julia
    http://werbiefitz.mlblogs.com/

  2. jimmy27nyy

    Hi, Julia …

    At this point in the season, the Red Sox have very simply “out played” the Yankees, resultng in their 8-0 record against the Yanks [so far] … I’m not going to say the Red Sox are better, though, as I think both the Yankees and Red Sox have very similar rosters, and are equally great teams !!! … It will be a very exciting “race for first place” in the AL East — right down to the wire with both the Yankees and Red Sox making the playoffs !!!
    .
    I’m happy you enjoyed the artwork on my above post !!! … I was searching “google images” for some kind of picture that would express my feelings about the very shocking “0-8” record the Yankees had vs. the Red Sox up to this point in the season … As soon as I viewed the above “work of art”, it popped off the screen, and I felt it was the perfect interpretation of the Yankees 0-8 record vs. the Red Sox !!! … It really is hard to believe or understand how the Yankees could have no wins against the Sox so far; but, that’s the great thing about baseball, and what makes baseball the greatest sport !!! … It will be interesting to watch the upcoming games when the “rivalry” [A Season Within A Season] continues in August !!!
    .
    Take care, Julia !!! … Enjoy the pennant race in the AL East !!!
    .
    Best Wishes,
    — Jimmy 27NYY Curran, “BY&L”
    http://baseballtheyankeesandlife.mlblogs.com/

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