The man, who did not have a credential, had a small camera and was texting frequently, per the report.
Meanwhile, though not completely dismissive, Cora had a different take - essentially that deciphering signs has been a part of the game for decades and those who are best at it can benefit. Catcher Martin Maldonado had his glove checked for a possible adhesive or other foreign substance in Game 1, but this recent allegation takes the cake.
"I'm aware of something going on, but I haven't been briefed", Hinch said. In the bottom of the first, with a man on and a 2-0 deficit, hobbled Astros DH José Altuve lined a ball into the rightfield stands-almost.
"I think it'll just make me a little bit more sharp for tomorrow". "It's one of those that they will handle however they feel is appropriate".
Red Sox manager Alex Cora, who served as bench coach for the Astros last season, also addressed the topic.
According to the report, the Yankees had long held suspicions that the rival Red Sox were stealing signals at Fenway Park, and their claims were corroborated by the league after filing the complaint. "I'm not concerned about it though". "So we do a good job of changing sequences and paying attention to details". We try to slow it down. "And now that we know he's okay, when the hell is he going to pitch?" "It was my ankle. That was the same ankle". The Red Sox won Wednesday's contest 8-6. Nunez had made a few solid plays before leaving.
"I really wanted him to get one more at-bat against Dallas, because that's why he was in the lineup", Cora said. Sale is expected to throw a bullpen before Game 4 and is the potential starter for Game 5.
"Right now, you win one here and you've got Game 6 at home", Cora said.
On Wednesday, two people familiar with the situation said the Astros attempted to get a second person next to the Indians' dugout during Game 3 of the AL Division Series after another man was removed earlier by security for taking pictures with his cellphone.
"We were just outplayed", Kipnis said.
Luhnow was clearly on the offensive prior to Game 4, however, with the argument that given the modern-day tools available, teams nudge the envelope towards skullduggery. However, both Alex Speier of the Boston Globe and Joel Sherman of the New York Post report that the league's investigation was concluded by the time Game 3 began. But I just heard today'. "When we scored, it turned into "the rally rake.' ". The Red Sox have laid waste to that pitching, scoring 23 runs - 16 via two-out RBIs - over Games 2-4. He matched Don Larsen from 1955-57 as the only pitchers to allow nine hits over a span of four-postseason starts, according to STATS.
Never warmly embraced since his controversial deal here by the Jays in late July - in the aftermath of a 75-game suspension for violation of MLB's domestic violence policy - Osuna was heartily booed after Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a grand slam to extend the Sox lead to six runs. Moreland has reached safely in all three of his pinch-hitting appearances this series.