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After early outburst, Sox fend off Yanks' rally
MLB.com Updated Sep 7, 2013
The bashing Boston Red Sox needed just about all of their hitting heroics to survive a Saturday slugfest at Yankee Stadium. Though the Yankees mounted a late surge, the Sox held on for a 13-9 victory that put them in position to go for a four-game sweep…Upvote Share Tweet
These Yankees are one giant illusionnydailynews.com Sep 7, 2013They have somehow given New York a baseball season with meaningful games in September, the Yankees have, but it is an illusionary one and, judging by all those empty seats at Yankee Stadium against the Red Sox, their fans seem to agree.Upvote Share TweetDerek Jeter underwent a CT scan on his surgically repaired left ankle Saturday after feeling discomfort there during Saturday's 13-9 loss to the Red Sox.Upvote Share TweetMike Napoli hit two home runs, Jonny Gomes and prized rookie Xander Bogaerts also connected, and the Boston Red Sox kept up their dizzying scoring spree at Yankee Stadium, bashing New York 13-9 Saturday for their fifth straight win.Upvote Share Tweet
Bradley resurfaces in Bronx, starts in centerJackie Bradley Jr. resurfaced in the Red Sox's clubhouse on Saturday morning and was immediately inserted into the starting lineup to help fill the void for the injured Jacoby Ellsbury.Upvote Share Tweet
Uehara's 'perfect' feat team recordHow rare is it that Red Sox closer Koji Uehara has retired 27 consecutive batters dating back to Aug. 17?Upvote Share TweetNEW YORK (AP) -- Boston Red Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury is now wearing a protective boot on his injured right foot, and there is no timetable for his return to the lineup.Upvote Share Tweet
Entrusted with five-run lead, bullpen implodesMike Napoli hit a game-tying grand slam off Boone Logan and Shane Victorino connected for a go-ahead, two-run shot off Preston Claiborne, highlighting a nine-run barrage against New York relievers as the Red Sox rallied for a 12-8 victory over the Yanke…Upvote Share Tweet