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FINAL SCORE: Red Sox 8, Yankees 5

IN BRIEF: The Red Sox climbed back over. 500 and avoided a sweep with a much-needed win over the Yankees in the Bronx. David Price picked up his third win of the season after giving up two earned runs, six hits, one walk and striking out six over 6 1/3 innings. Five Red Sox starters tallied two hits, and J.D. Martinez and Xander Bogaerts both homered.

BOX SCORE

RED SOX RECORD: 30-29

HIGHLIGHTS

1st Inning
J.D. Martinez homered to left field (1-0 BOS)

2nd Inning
Eduardo Nunez singled to right, driving in Christian Vazquez (2-0 BOS)

4th Inning
Xander Bogaerts blasted a home run to left field (3-0 BOS)

Luke Voit homered to left-center field (3-1 BOS)

Gio Urshela hit a sacrifice fly to center, scoring Gary Sanchez (3-2  BOS)

 

7th Inning
Nunez singled to right, and Michael Chavis scored on an error by Clint Frazier (4-2 BOS)

Brock Holt drove in Nunez on an infield single (5-2 BOS)

Andrew Benintendi singled to right center, scoring Holt (6-2 BOS)

8th Inning
Rafael Devers singled to center, driving in Bogaerts (7-2 BOS)

Chavis tripled to right field, scoring Devers (8-2 BOS)

D.J. LeMahieu scored on a balk (8-3 BOS)

Aaron Hicks grounded out to first, scoring Voit (8-4 BOS)

Gleyber Torres hit a sacrifice fly to right, driving in Sanchez (8-5 BOS)

UP NEXT:

at Royals, Tuesday, 8 p.m., NESN
at Royals, Wednesday, 8:15 p.m., NESN
at Royals, Thursday, 1:15 p.m., NESN

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