Gary Sanchez hit two homers and hit five runs on a night when the New York Yankees again beat David Price to a 9-1 win at the Boston Red Sox on Thursday.
Michael Pineda (7-3) recovered after a poor start and provided seven brilliant performance innings. New York won two of three meetings to their staunch rivals in the first series of the campaign between both Yankee Stadium
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Thanks to outstanding starts for CC Sabathia and Pineda, New York overcame Boston 17-1 in the last two games and increased its lead in the AL East to three games in the AL East, which are second .
In his third appearance of the season since recovering from a left elbow jerk, Price (1-1) allowed six runs and eight innings in five innings, giving four tickets. He received the two homecoming of Sanchez – one of three runs in the third act and one of two in the fifth.
For the Red Sox, Hanley Ramirez 3-1. The Venezuelan Pablo Sandoval of 4-0. The Puerto Rican Christian Vazquez.
For the Yankees, the Dominicans Starlin Castro of 5-2 with an annotated and two pushed, Sánchez of 4-2 with three annotated and five impelled.