Video: Edes and Marchand on Game 1 and previewing Game 2
ESPNBoston.com's Gordon Edes and ESPNNewYork.com's Andrew Marchand look back at the Red Sox series opening win over the Yankees and look ahead to Game 2 tonight. The guys discuss whether there will be any hangover effect from David Ortiz flipping his bat following a homer in the first game of the series, with Edes saying he doesn’t think there will be.
They also break down the pitching matchup and what to expect from Tim Wakefield who will pitch tonight in place of Clay Buchholz.
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