Eight games separated the Red Sox and Yankees before the series opener Thursday night, but it sure didn't feel that much separated the two teams on the field.
NEW YORK -- Even before the Red Sox and Yankees began a four-game weekend series, there was plenty of speculation about whether the Yankees might seek retaliation for Ryan Dempster hitting Alex Ro
When Ryan Dempster beaned Alex Rodriguez early in a game between the Red Sox and the Yankees last week, some assumed the right-hander was acting in the name of all of the clean players in baseball
It's the most talked-about sports topic in Boston in recent weeks: Ryan Dempsters plunking Alex Rodriguez.
And The Sports Hub's Rob Hardy is tired of this whole charade.