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Pineda was 3 0 with a 3.14 ERA in his previous five outings and had pitched very well against Boston since joining the Yankees jerseys. But he gave up hits to three of his first four batters as the Red Sox jerseys scored six runs in the first inning for the first time at Yankee Stadium.
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New York responded with four runs off Porcello in the bottom half, including an RBI double by cheap Carlos Beltran jersey and a two run homer by cheap Dustin Ackley jersey. But the right hander settled in from there and did not allow any more damage, throwing 118 pitches in eight innings.
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