FINAL SCORE: Red Sox 6, Yankees 1
IN BRIEF: Mitch Moreland had three hits on his 34th birthday, including a three-run homer, and seven Red Sox pitchers held the Yankees to three hits in a 6-1 victory at Fenway Park that kept Boston's faint wild-card hopes alive. BOX SCORE
RED SOX RECORD: 76-65
Devers doubles to left, moves to third on Martinez' groundout, Benintendi walks, Holt singles to right, scoring Devers (1-0, BOS).
Moreland hits a three-run homer off German on a 1-and-1 pitch (4-0, BOS).
Please use this as an opportunity to wish Mitch a happy birthday! ⬇️ pic.twitter.com/4b0hComzbN— Red Sox (@RedSox) September 7, 2019
(Cashner replaces Walden on the mound) Gardner homers to right on a 2-1 pitch (4-1, BOS)
Betts walks (Cortes Jr. replaces German on the mound), moves to second when Devers walks, Bogaerts doubles to center, scoring Betts and Devers (6-1, BOS).
Stand up 2-run double from the X-Man! pic.twitter.com/E2E80I8ON6— Red Sox (@RedSox) September 7, 2019
BRADLEY JR. THROWS OUT SANCHEZ TO END THE INNING:
Probably not the best idea to run on Jackie... pic.twitter.com/d55QibhbHY— Red Sox (@RedSox) September 7, 2019
Vs. Yankees, Saturday, 4:05 p.m., NESN, FS1
Vs. Yankees, Sunday, 8:08 p.m., ESPN
Vs. Yankees, Monday, 7:10 p.m., NESN
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