2 ways Chance Adams impressed Yankees in debut

BOSTON — Chance Adams’ nerves were rattling until the last minute.The Yankees’ rookie starting pitcher, making his big-league debut, felt a little uneasy before his solid start in a 4-1 loss to the Red Sox at Fenway Park on Saturday.But when he finally got to the mound, it melted away, the highly regarding prospect said.”Leading up to it, it was anticipation, nervousness,” he said. “But when I stepped out there to do my warmups, it felt like calmness. I said a little prayer and felt comfortable.”Yankees ignoring Sox truthAdams wasn’t spectacular by any means. He gave up three earned runs on two homers in five innings.Still, it was exactly what the Yankees hoped, considering Luis Severino and CC Sabathia each had been bad in the team’s two previous losses.Manager Aaron Boone pointed out two things that he liked, in particular, about the 23-year-old’s debut.

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2 ways Chance Adams impressed Yankees in debut

2 ways Chance Adams impressed Yankees in debut

BOSTON — Chance Adams’ nerves were rattling until the last minute.The Yankees’ rookie starting pitcher, making his big-league debut, felt a little uneasy before his solid start in a 4-1 loss to the