NEW YORK — The Boston Red Sox shaved a few hours off their win Saturday. The Red Sox needed just nine innings to take down the Yankees 8-4 in the middle game of the teams' three-game series at Yankee Stadium.
So, as the Nationals come to town tomorrow for the 103rd home opener at Fenway Park, it's worth asking which strategy is more sound: Slugging opponents into submission as the Red Sox plan to, or Washington's attempt to collect enough aces to win an
The anguish that is watching a Red Sox-Yankees game proved especially torturous in the Bronx tonight as a game already in its fifth hour came to a 15-minute delay as lights all over Yankee Stadium suddenly fell silent, as if
NEW YORK — Edward Mujica might've been among the happiest Red Sox players when the final out was recorded at 2:13 a.m. on Friday night, securing the Sox' 6-5 win over the Yankees and helping Mujica's blown save be forgotten. “I was outside just
8-1 Sox heading into the bottom half. (Before Gregorio Petit reached base in the eighth, Red Sox pitchers had retired 19 straight Yankee batters.) Chris Young homers to left, a three-run homer on an 0-2 pitch to cut the lead to 8-4. SEVENTH INNING. Red