Lupica gives Joba some props. “Joba tried to strike out the world on this night, struck out more guys in a game than any Yankee had since Mike Mussina six years ago. Beckett’s team won the game. And when it was over, Joe Girardi, who tries to stay calm and starts to show you some strain losing game after game to Boston, was asked what he likes about the other team.” [NY Daily News]