Heaney, Rizzo, Velazquez Help Streaking Yanks Sweep Red SoxNew York, which has won 18 of 23, now holds one of two AL wild cards in a tight three-way race that includes the Red Sox and Oakland Athletics.
Yankees Overtake Red Sox For Wild Card With Doubleheader SweepIt took the New York Yankees just over six weeks to erase a 10 1/2-game gap between them and the Boston Red Sox.
Red Sox End Germán's No-Hit Bid In 8th, Storm Past YanksThe Yankees dropped three of four in the series and fell nine games behind Boston.
Odor, Yankees Rally In 8th, End Boston's 4-Game Win StreakThe Yankees, who could have fallen double-digit games out of first place in the AL East, moved within eight games of the Red Sox.
Devers Homers Twice, Bullpen Strong As Red Sox Top YanksCole (10-5) started strong for New York, but was pulled after five innings, giving up three runs off six hits, striking out eight and walking two.
Red Sox Stifle Short-Handed Yanks With Judge On COVID ILA day after the series opener was postponed for testing and contact tracing, Judge, third baseman Gio Urshela and catcher Kyle Higashioka were added to the COVID-19 injured list.
Red Sox Run Win Streak To 5 Over YanksTrailing 3-0, New York had a chance to tie the game in the sixth when DJ LeMahieu and Aaron Judge reached on back-to-back singles with one out.
Red Sox Hold On For 4th Straight Win Over YankeesYankees sluggers Aaron Judge, Gary Sánchez and Giancarlo Stanton combined to go 1 for 10.
Red Sox Get ML-Best 20th Comeback Win, Beat YankeesThe Yankees dropped behind Toronto into fourth in the AL East. They are 3-9 in their past 12 games, averaging just 2.4 runs, and fell to 14-21 against division foes.
Rivalry Renewed: Red Sox Stop Slide In Bronx, Beat YanksNew York lost for the eighth time in 11 games. This one took 2 hours, 49 minutes, not the typical 4-hour Yankees-Red Sox battle.
Baseball Report: Alex Cora Still Facing Questions About Cheating Scandal In Return To HoustonThis week's Baseball Report looks at Alex Cora's visit to Houston, the Baltimore Orioles' losing streak and Cody Bellinger's return to the Los Angeles Dodgers lineup.