The Red Sox took on the New York Yankees on Saturday afternoon at Jet Blue Park. While the Red Sox fell to the Yankees by a score of 5 to 2, Brian Johnson who will probably start the year at AAA Pawtucket, pitched very well in two innings of work. In two innings of work, he struck out two batters. Below, is the breakdown of how all players who will probably be on the Paw Sox did in the game.
Nick Longhi: 0 for 2 at the plate.Juan Centeno: 0 for 1 at the plate.Tzu-Wei Lin: 2 for 3 at the plate.Jonathan Lucroy: 0 for 2 with a walk and two strike outs. Josh Ockimey: 0 for 1 at the plate with a strikeout. Bobby Dalbec: 1 for 2 with an RBI and a strikeout. C.J. Chatham: 0 for 2 at the plate. Jeter Downs: 2 walks in 2 at bats.
Mike Shawaryn: 1/3 of an inning with 1 walk. Jeffrey Springs: 1 inning with 3 strikeouts. Brian Johnson: 2 innings with 2 strikeouts.
Later on in the game, catcher Juan Centeno dragged his foot across first base and fell down. He was clearly in some pain after that as he came off the field. After the game, Red Sox manager Ron Roenicke told the media that Centeno had a sprained ankle.
Centeno has a sprained ankle but it’s not broken, said Ron Roenicke.— Alex Speier (@alexspeier) February 29, 2020
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