Yankees prepare for Fenway series! Reggie Jackson rips A-Rod and Gary Carter!
@SportsBata ..nuff said
#FenwaySeries The NY Yankees head to Fenway Park to take on their bigget rival, the Boston Red Sox! The #Yankees (49-32) head into the Fenway series, two aces down (C.C. Sabathia, Andy Pettitte), but way ahead in first place in the AL East! The Red Sox (42-40) are a full 7 1/2 games behind the #Yankees in the standings! The #Yankees swept the Red Sox the last time they met earlier this season (April 20-22)! Hiroki Kuroda will pitch for the #Yankees tonight to break open the series tonight! Check out the schedule below w/ a double-header on Saturday! In similar news: #Yankees signed former #RedSox OF Darnell McDonald, and #RedSox Big Papi hit his 400th HR and barked at the front office afterward!
Friday, July 6: Yankees at Red Sox 7:10PM YES NYY: H Kuroda 8-7 | 3.17 vs. BOS: J Beckett 4-7 | 4.06
Saturday, July 7: Yankees at Red Sox 12:35PM YES NYY: P. Hughes 9-6 | 4.29 vs. BOS: F. Morales 1-1 | 2.51
Saturday, July 7: Yankees at Red Sox 7:15PM FOX NYY: F. Garcia 2-2 | 5.94 BOS: F. Doubront 8-4 | 4.42
Sunday, July 8: Yankees at Red Sox 8:05PM ESPN NYY: I. Nova 9-3 | 4.05 vs. BOS: J. Lester 5-5 | 4.33
“Al’s a very good friend,” Jackson said of the New York Yankees third baseman in the latest issue of Sports Illustrated. “But I think there are real questions about his numbers. As much as I like him, what he admitted about his usage does cloud some of his records.” – espn
Jackson told the magazine, “I didn’t see Gary Carter as a Hall of Famer.’’ also mentioning Kirby Puckett, Don Sutton, Phil Niekro, Bert Blyleven and even Jim Rice. – nypost
Former #Yankee HOF Reggie Jackson sounded off (in a recent Sports Illustrated interview) on A-Rod and the recently deceased NY Mets Gary Carter! He said that A-Rod doesn’t deserve to be in the HOF for admitting to HGH usage in the past, and Carter doesn’t deserve a nod because he didn’t put up the stats. The Mets fired right back at Reggie!