Extra innings, extra effort
The reeling Red Sox trail the Yankees by 8½ games after being swept in New York
The Big Series: Boston Red Sox (42-35) at New York Yankees (50-26).
The Big Finish: New York scored twice in the bottom of the 13th to win 5-4. Alex Rodriguez tagged third and threw home for a double play in the 11th, and Derek Jeter sprawled into the stands for a catch in the 12th to keep the Yankees in the game as they finished a three-game sweep of the Red Sox.
The Big Deficit: The Red Sox are now 8½ games behind the Yankees in the AL East; the Yankees ...
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