Given the Bombers’ issues, winning this series against Detroit’s All-World guns is sort of like the Boy Scouts beating up a SWAT team.
Chris Capuano outpitched Justin Verlander while Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered to send the New York Yankees past the Detroit Tigers 5-1 Wednesday night.
The last-place Red Sox may debut newcomers Yoenis Cespedes and Allen Craig on Friday night at home, where they’ll face one former teammate in New York Yankees starter Chris Capuano and possibly another in shortstop Stephen Drew.
The 35-year-old Capuano was 1-1 with a 4.55 ERA in 28 relief appearances for Boston, which released him July 1. He was 1-0 with a 2.79 ERA in four starts for the Rockies’ Triple-A and Double-A affiliates.
The New York Yankees have acquired left-hander Chris Capuano from the Colorado Rockies in their latest trade with a team from the NL West.
Miguel Batista was chased after three innings as the Mets lost to the Dodgers 8-5 on Saturday.
Chris Young And Chris Capuano were teammates with the Mets last season and shared one common trait above all — resiliency. New York’s starter got the better of their first head-to-head matchup since free agency Thursday.
Chris Capuano’s comeback season with the Mets earned him a 2 year, $10 million dollar deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Ed Coleman discusses the Mets’ chances of holding onto Jose Reyes and various free agent options for the Amazins.
Willie Harris walked to start a six-run ninth-inning rally and his two-run single was the go-ahead hit as the Mets overcame a four-run deficit and hurt the St. Louis Cardinals’ wild-card hopes with an 8-6 victory on Thursday.
Boston must be really desperate to hang on to their wild card lead. According to the Boston Herald, the Red Sox have “spent the better part of a week” trying to trade for Mets starter Chris Capuano.
Aramis Ramirez helped the Chicago Cubs rally past the New York Mets 5-4, after the Mets blew a three-run lead in the eighth Saturday.
Mets starter Chris Capuano finally fell short of his usual innings output. He failed to reach the fifth inning for the first time in 27 starts this season, lasting only four innings and taking the loss as the Marlins beat the Mets 9-3 on Monday night.
Chris Capuano (10-12) allowed six runs and eight hits in four innings, his shortest of 27 starts this year.
Jason Bay also had three hits, including the tying single, and David Wright hit two long doubles high off the wall in left field for the Mets, who have won five of six.