The Red Sox honored New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera before Sunday night’s game against the longtime rivals. The contest was his last scheduled regular-season game at Fenway Park.
Jon Lester pitched eight dominant innings, and the AL East-leading Boston Red Sox dealt the New York Yankees’ wild-card hopes another blow with a 5-1 win on Saturday.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia hit a tiebreaking grand slam in the seventh inning, Koji Uehara closed with another perfect inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the New York Yankees 8-4 Friday night.
After holding a 12-3 lead early in the game, the Red Sox hold on for a 13-9 victory over the Yankees in New York.
Mike Napoli hit a tying grand slam in the seventh, Shane Victorino had a go-ahead homer one inning later and the Boston Red Sox rallied past the New York Yankees 12-8 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory.
Shane Victorino lined a go-ahead single in the 10th that sent the Boston Red Sox past the New York Yankees 9-8 in a Thursday night thriller.
Jacoby Ellsbury had three hits, David Ortiz homered and John Lackey held down New York’s resurgent offense as the Boston Red Sox broke a three-game skid.
Andy Pettitte avoided his first-inning troubles to lead New York to a 10-3 victory over the AL East-leading Boston Red Sox on Friday night.
Speaking before Friday night’s game against the Boston Red Sox, Rodriguez claimed the story had been reported four months ago and was not a surprise.
Honest to God, I’ve been to the swamp in Florida where they shoot the TV show “Gator Boys” and some of the folks there look like they’re right out of GQ magazine compared to the vast majority of Red Sox players. The show “Swamp People” may come in a close second when it comes to sartorial splendor.