This is the official website of MARCOA Media, LLC, a Department of Defense Contractor and Civilian Enterprise Publisher.Unauthorized attempts to use this site or misrepresent a business other than MARCOA Media, LLC are strictly prohibited and may be punishable by law.)Thus ended Boston’s eight-game winning streak, marking the third time that the Red Sox have seen a winning streak of eight-or-more games end in the opening game of a series against the Yankees.One such instance came last September 27, though Boston stood comfortably atop the A. East when the Yankees ended its 11-game winning streak.(Chapman became only the fourth major-leaguer to earn a save in a game in which he walked the first three batters he faced, joining Darold Knowles of the Washington Senators in 1970, Pittsburgh’s Mike Williams in 2003, and the Reds’ Francisco Cordero in 2011, who somehow produced a save after walking the first four batters he faced!Against the Mets, Cordero took a 5-4 lead into the bottom of the 13th, walked the first four guys he faced—one was caught stealing—and then induced a line-drive double-play, by none other than Justin Turner!Yankees rally late to end Red Sox streak Aaron Hicks hit a wake-up-the-team, wake-up-the-crowd, two-run homer in the eighth inning, sparking a five-run Yankees rally that wiped up the Red Sox’ 3-0 lead and led to a 5-4 victory in the Bronx.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Gregory Polanco homered, Chris Stewart added three hits and the Pittsburgh Pirates completed a four-game sweep of the NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers with a 4-2 victory on Thursday.Projected stats for the rest of the season as calculated by Steamer, which uses past performance and aging trends to develop a future projection for players.It also uses pitch tracking data to help forecast pitchers.The Madeira-born Portuguese knows he is breathtakingly handsome, gifted and wonderful (even if he can't quite persuade us he's as good as Leo Messi).Yet it's nice for him to be reminded of his greatness by wandering round a museum that he's bankrolled on the island to be a shiny shrine to himself.