In his worst outing as a member of the Red Sox, John Smoltz allowed eight runs on nine hits over just 3 1/3 innings. Dustin Pedroia and Casey Kotchman each went deep, but Boston lost to New York for the first time this season.
The Yankees ended their eight-game winless skid vs. the Red Sox in dramatic fashion by sending 13 batters to the plate in an eight-run fourth inning. Jorge Posada went 3-for-5 and came a triple shy of the cycle while New York rapped out 18 hits.
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