Red Sox, Astros announce starting pitchers for ALCS Games 1 and 2

ALDS: Brock Holt, Red Sox take series lead vs. Yankees

Up next for the Red Sox is the ALCS, where they'll face the defending-champion Astros starting Saturday night in Boston. Boston did so with class, pure joy and a hint of pettiness.

Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel appeared to have an extra boost on his side during Game 4 of the American League Division Series on Tuesday night. NY set a major league record this year for most home runs in a season, but didn't go deep in the two games at Yankee Stadium.

Boston starter Rick Porcello, who allowed one run on five hits and no walks in five innings while throwing 48 of 65 pitches for strikes, had no such problems with Hernandez's performance.

The Red Sox advance to the AL Championship Series, where they will host Houston Astros in Game 1 on Friday.

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The Sox out-classed the Yankees with better performances in every part of the game over this four-game set.

Porcello needed only 25 pitches to get through New York's lineup the first time and entered the fifth inning with only 40 pitches. And if he did, it'll be overshadowed by his bullpen maneuvering in Game 1, lineup decisions in Games 3 (Brock Holt) and 4 (Ian Kinsler, Eduardo Nunez and Vazquez) and bullpen usage last night. He pitched 6.1 innings of two-run ball against Houston on Sep.

"He was bad behind the plate today, he's awful at first base", Sabathia continued. "He's absolutely bad. He was awful behind the plate today; he's awful at first base".

"I don't think Angel Hernandez should be umpiring playoff games", Sabathia told reporters, according to Jack Dickey of Sports Illustrated.

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