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Glimmer of hope goes out for Red Sox

Updated: September 27, 2010, 7:45 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

NEW YORK -- There were tantalizing moments during Sunday's game between the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees that made it feel as though it was October 2004.

But it ended more like 2003 for the Red Sox.

With the Yankees winning 4-3 on a bases-loaded walk allowed by reliever Hideki Okajima in the bottom of the 10th inning, any glimmer of optimism Boston had for a possible postseason berth, which was fueled by a ninth-inning rally against the great closer Mariano Rivera, ...

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