John Lackey and the Rays’ bench exchanged words early in the game. In the bottom of the sixth, Lackey plunked Matt Joyce – who homered in the first inning – in the back. Joyce took exception and gestured towards Lackey. That was enough to clear the benches. Warnings were issued to both teams by umpire John Hallion and the game resumed without any ejections. Not much of a fight.
Every day is a winding road.
Goal? No, not really but solid attempt.
After he failed in Cleveland …
Blame the media, obviously.
A quarterback, an actress and the Vice President walk into a bar …