Boston Red Sox outfielder, J.D. Martinez, hits a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning against the New York Yankees. Boston went on to defeat the Yankees 5-4, moving back into a tie with the Yankees for the AL East.
Uploaded here are 5 selected images from tonight’s Red Sox vs Yankee game from Yankee Stadium. The Red Sox jumped off to a 4-0 lead on the one hit pitching of EDUARDO RODRIGUEZ for 5 innings. After a 45 minute rain delay, the Yankees rallied and tied the game 4-4 in the seventh inning. The Red sox regained the lead on an 8th inning home run by J.D. MARTINEZ and ultimately won the game 5-4, moving into a tie the Yankees for first place in the American East and the best records in the MLB. The Red Sox / Yankees rivalry promises to be the best in baseball and will ultimately go down to the final games in September.