Now they were back in the same setting, and once again the Yankees had home-field advantage, having finished three games ahead of Boston in the AL East. The Yankees won both of the first two games at home, beating Martinez yet again in Game 2, Chants of "Who's Your Daddy? When the Yankees ran away with a victory in Game 3 at Fenway Park, another pennant obviously was in store for New York. Boston fans obviously would have their hearts broken again. But something funny happened on the way to the forum.
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By Joel Sherman. OK, how about the good ole days of three batters into this most recent series. At that point, the Yanks could still believe a big weekend at Fenway would catapult them into an AL East dogfight, especially since it was in their favor three batters into this series. They have taken the first three games of this series because they have been better on offense, defense, starting, relieving, baserunning, trade-deadline acquisitions, attention to detail and even video review.
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The punishment the Red Sox could face would be from illegal usage of technology in the dugout. Furthermore, the Red Sox also filed their own complaint against the Yankees today, alleging that they use a YES Network camera for the exclusive purpose of stealing signs during games. More damning is the fact that Schmidt reports that the league has already confronted the Red Sox on the matter, and the team has conceded that their training staff did indeed receive information from video replay personnel, which was then relayed to players.
Austin charged the mound, benches cleared, punches were thrown , and the Yankees -Red Sox rivalry hit a boiling point -- with so many more chances for it to get out of hand left in the season. The Yankees won, , as tension simmered on an otherwise freezing Wednesday night at Fenway Park. But the final score isn't what will be remembered. What will stick in the minds of most will be how just 12 games into the season, the feud between the Yankees and the Red Sox -- so tepid since the fireworks of the Alex Rodriguez-Pedro Martinez era -- reignited at a time where both teams expect to win a World Series. Boston made it close, scoring five runs off Masahiro Tanaka in a fifth inning highlighted by J.