4/6 – Yankees at Red Sox
Pitching: A.J. Burnett RHP (0-0, —)
RED SOX (1-0)
Pitching: Jon Lester LHP (0-0, —)
OFFICIAL INFO: With their Opening Day loss on Sunday at Boston, the Yankees fell to 14-19 on Easter Sunday over the last 50 years (1960-2010)…was also the second Easter game with the Red Sox over the span (also 4/15/01, a 5-4 loss at Fenway Park)…was the Yankees’ second Easter opener in the last 50 years (were swept in a doubleheader on 4/11/82 vs. the White Sox, losing, 7-6, in 12 innings in Game 1, and falling 2-0 in the nightcap). … The Yankees’ three scheduled starters for the Boston series (Sabathia, Burnett and Pettitte) own a combined 28-16 career record with a 3.81 ERA (373.0IP, 158ER) against Boston. … With his appearance in Sunday’s Opening Day loss at Boston, RHP Chan Ho Park became the first Korean-born Yankee in franchise history.