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Red Sox-Yankees? Yawn

After the way things went down last season, the Yankees-Red Sox rivalry just doesn't do it anymore for Jim Caple.

Updated: September 9, 2005, 12:20 PM ET
By Jim Caple | Page 2

The New York Yankees host the Boston Red Sox this weekend with four games separating the two teams in the standings ... and I don't care. Baseball's supposed best rivalry no longer matters to anyone outside New York and New England.

It's a shame, really. For decades, this rivalry provided one of baseball's most compelling story lines, the seemingly endless saga of the rich, arrogant and wildly successful Yankees giving atomic wedgies to the beloved underdog Red Sox and stuffing ...

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