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12 April, 2018, 00:56 | Author: Lora Ball

Nationals 4, Braves 1: Stephen Strasburg threw eight scoreless innings, and Ryan Zimmerman hit a two-run triple in the first to give Washington all the offense it needed to defeat visiting Atlanta.

That type of candor has rarely been seen from Red Sox managers through the years. "That's the inning that you don't want to give up a run". Before the series opener against the Yankees, the Red Sox' ratings for viewers within the 18-34-year-old range were up 47 percent from last season, with the number jumping to 53 percent year over year for 25-54-year-olds.

The top of the Boston order had the righthander on the ropes immediately as Mookie Betts doubled, Andrew Benintendi walked and Hanley Ramirez singled through the middle for the first run. The Red Sox won the division with 93 wins, but the young Yankees got the attention.

It is power lefty against power lefty as Mariners pitcher James Paxton (0-1, 7.45 ERA) faces off with Royals ace Danny Duffy (0-2, 7.45) in a matchup of pitchers trying to return to 2017 form.

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The ESPN broadcast showed Severino extending his hands in the second inning before throwing his pitches, which could have been one reason the Red Sox scored four in the first two frames.

Granderson's first homer as a Blue Jay occurred after Sanchez (1-1) lost his no-hit bid on the first pitch of the eighth by allowing a double to Tim Beckham.

Nola gave up one earned run, retiring the last 10 batters he faced in a strong 103-pitch effort.

Brock Holt walked and Betts cleared the bases with his shot over the Green Monster to put the Red Sox up 14-1.

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The Yankees brought in Chasen Shreve with two outs in the inning and runners at first and second. Betts walked ahead of Benintendi's double to left-center and Ramirez drove him in with a single to left.

Strasburg (2-1) gave up three hits and struck out eight while walking two. OF Jacoby Ellsbury (right oblique strain) got a cortisone shot in is hip on Monday. They should continue their hot start.

Red Sox: Manager Alex Cora said the command was off for Drew Pomeranz (left forearm flexor strain) during his rehab start at Triple-A Pawtucket on Sunday. It's way, way too early to make any kind of sweeping declarations about the Stanton era in the Bronx, but it's certainly not off to the best start. Cora said. "I ask our guys to be genuine, transparent and responsible".

"He's a work in progress", Cora said, "but we'll take it easy with him". Severino (2-1) saw his ERA jump from 1.38 to 3.50.

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For the other team in NY, it was an 8-6 win over the lowly Miami Marlins, but with the victory the Mets moved to 9-1 for the season - the best start in franchise history. He is 15-11 with a 4.53 ERA in 38 career appearances (37 starts) against NY.

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