We’ve got a good core of young players, as well, with a lot of talent, he said.
Maybe it’s not the same core the Yankees had. But Pedrique is fine with that.
Boone said he thought he saw positives from Gray, who has only made it through five innings in four of his eight starts.
I thought he actually regrouped a little bit and again I had no issue with the stuff and I think where we see the progress is that after the three-run inning, Boone said. I think early in the season, it would really spiral on him. I don’t see that happening. I thought he had a little bit of a hard time putting some guys away but I thought he competed and at least was able to get us through five and was able to hang around enough.
There has been plenty of optimism recently surrounding Wentz and his return from the torn ACL he suffered last December. Wentz was seen, via a picture on the Eagles’ website, wearing a jersey on the field with his teammates during OTAs.
For all their dominance, there are still some things far from right for the Yankees.
They were on full display in a 10-5 loss to the A’s at Yankee Stadium on a chilly Friday night before 43,09
Sonny Gray was terrible — again. So was Didi Gregorius, who hasn’t had a hit since May The bullpen didn’t help, either.
It led to the Yankees (26-12) losing back-to-back games for the first time since April 8 – April 10 (they had off April 9).
It was just the fourth time this season the Yankees, who entered tied for first place with the Red Sox, lost consecutive games.
In the seventh, the Yankees mounted another one of their trademark comebacks.