Mets beat Yankees 12-7

The Mets beat the Yankees for a sixth straight time, jumping on Vidal Nuno early and cruising to a 12-7 win on Tuesday night.

New York Mets defeat Yankees 9-7

Chris Young capped a three-run eighth inning with a tie-breaking two-run homer to send the New York Mets past the New York Yankees, 9-7.

New York Mets defeat New York Yankees 9-7

Chris Young capped a three-run eighth inning with a tie-breaking two-run homer to send the New York Mets past the New York Yankees, 9-7.

MLB: Boston 5, Tampa Bay 1 (1st game)

BOSTON, June 18 (UPI) -- Alfredo Aceves tossed five innings of one-run ball Tuesday, helping Boston to a rain-interrupted 5-1 win over Tampa Bay in the first game of a doubleheader.

MLB: Boston 9, Philadelphia 3

BOSTON, May 27 (UPI) -- Alfredo Aceves tossed six innings of one-run ball and the Boston Red Sox banged out 15 hits Monday in their 9-3 interleague win over Philadelphia.

MLB: Oakland 13, Boston 0 (7 innings)

BOSTON, April 23 (UPI) -- Bartolo Colon hurled a three-hit shutout and Oakland backed him with 13 hits Tuesday in the Athletics' 13-0 pounding of Boston in a rain-shortened contest.

MLB: Boston 6, Cleveland 3

CLEVELAND, April 18 (UPI) -- Mike Napoli and Daniel Nava had two RBI each Wednesday, helping push Boston past Cleveland 6-3.

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WBC: Canada 10, Mexico 3

PHOENIX, March 9 (UPI) -- Michael Saunders and Justin Morneau provided four hits apiece Saturday, pacing Canada to a 10-3 win over Mexico in a brawl-marred World Baseball Classic game.

MLB: Baltimore 9, Boston 6 (12 innings)

BOSTON, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Jim Thome drove in the go-ahead run with a 12th-inning double Saturday and the Baltimore Orioles went on to a 9-6 victory over Boston.

MLB: LA Angels 14, Boston 13 (10 innings)

BOSTON, Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Vernon Wells doubled home the eventual winning run in the 10th inning Thursday, allowing the Los Angeles Angels to earn a wild 14-13 win over Boston.

MLB: Boston 4, New York Yankees 1

NEW YORK, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Jon Lester pitched seven innings of one-run ball and Adrian Gonzalez homered Saturday, pacing Boston's 4-1 win over the New York Yankees.

MLB: Boston 6, Baltimore 3

BALTIMORE, Aug. 16 (UPI) -- An RBI infield single by Dustin Pedroia put Boston in front in the sixth inning Thursday and the Red Sox went on to beat Baltimore 6-3.

MLB: Texas 10, Boston 9

BOSTON, Aug. 8 (UPI) -- Elvis Andrus coaxed a lead-off walk and came around to score on Adrian Beltre's ninth-inning sacrifice fly Wednesday, giving Texas a 10-9 win over Boston.

MLB: Boston 6, Minnesota 4

BOSTON, Aug. 5 (UPI) -- Adrian Gonzalez homered and drove in three runs Sunday, enabling Boston to avoid a four-game sweep with a 6-4 win over Minnesota.
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Alfredo Aceves
New York Yankees relief pitcher Alfredo Aceves throws a pitch in the seventh inning against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium in New York City on July 25, 2009. The Athletics defeated the Yankees 6-4. (UPI Photo/John Angelillo)

Alfredo Aceves Martínez (born December 8, 1982, in San Luis Río Colorado, Sonora) is a Mexican professional baseball pitcher with the Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball. He uses a fastball, which can reach the mid 90s, a curveball, a changeup, and a cut fastball. He is known for his control and his ability to throw any pitch in any count. He previously pitched for the New York Yankees.

Aceves was signed by the Toronto Blue Jays as an amateur free agent in 2001. He made ten starts in the Dominican Summer League that year. However, Aceves felt isolated, and when the Blue Jays assigned him to stay in the DSL for 2002, Aceves stayed in Mexico, and his contract was purchased by the Yucatán Leones of the Mexican League. Aceves pitched for Yucatán and Sultanes de Monterrey for the next six seasons.

Yankees scout Lee Sigman followed Aceves in the Mexican League, feeling he could achieve similar success as Teddy Higuera, who Sigman had signed for the Milwaukee Brewers. Feeling that he had developed well in the Mexican League, the Yankees purchased Aceves, along with Manny Banuelos and two other players, for $450,000 during the 2007-08 offseason. He began 2008 with the Single-A Advanced Tampa Yankees. He was quickly promoted to the Double-A Trenton Thunder and Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees. He was named Eastern League pitcher of the week for the week ending May 25, 2008.

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