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But Lauletta is walking in the shoes Webb wore as a Giants rookie last season and taking advantage of having such close access to their previous owner.
Everybody wants to make it some big competition: Me and him competing, Lauletta said of his relationship with Webb. Nobody (on the team) looks at it like that. You do what you can. Everybody wants to be out there on Sundays, but the best guys are going to do it.
Giving bust free agent Ray Edwards a five-year, $27.5 million deal in 2011 was a mistake, too, but going with Matthews over a wide variety of eventual stars—and Donald in particular—takes the cake.
The defeat was the Yankees’ second in three games. They have won seven of their last 10 games.
The Red Sox retook the first place in the American League East, beating the Orioles earlier in the day, for the first time since April 6.
The Yankees had spotted Gray a 3-1 lead come the third inning. And it seemed he might keep it. Despite working a high pitch count, Gray had been coming off two strong starts — a eight-inning, scoreless outing in Toronto the latest. Two starts prior, Gray had giving up just a run in six innings.