Rookie Chien-Ming Wang displayed uncharacteristic wildness, allowing five runs while walking six batters as the Yankees dropped into a tie for first place in the American League East with two games to go. Derek Jeter hit a two-run homer in the seventh.
David Wells held the Yankees to three runs over seven innings of work to pitch the Red Sox back into a first-place tie in the American League East. Jason Varitek put the Sox ahead for good with a solo homer in the second.
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