‘Just throw it and hopefully they hit it at somebody’: Brett Anderson delivers ‘grindy’ start, finally beats the Yankees

first_imgNEW YORK — That four-game series against Kansas City left the A’s feeling a little more taxed than perhaps they’d imagined.And that’s not necessarily a knock on the Royals — a tough team despite its rebuilding status. Four games is a lot, and the the starters couldn’t eat enough of those 36 total innings to save the bullpen from putting in more work than manager Bob Melvin and his staff would have liked.Especially with Yankee Stadium looming and Brett Anderson set to take the mound for Game …last_img