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Pineda's folly could sink the season

Fenway's funny scene won't be so funny if Yankees miss playoffs by one game

Updated: April 24, 2014, 1:34 PM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

BOSTON -- Just in case Michael Pineda never makes it as a New York Yankee, he decided to prep himself for a second career as a stand-up comic. How else can anyone explain a "Saturday Night Live" skit disguised as a Fenway Park start against the defending World Series champs?

Funny? This was Kevin Hart times Steve Carell funny. The same pitcher who used pine tar on his throwing hand in his last start against the Boston Red Sox, only to get away with it, decided to apply the same ...

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