Rodriguez leads Yankees over Red Sox
|Rodriguez leads Yankees over Red Sox|
Alex Rodriguez hit a two-run homer and drove in four runs to lead the New York Yankees to a 9-5 win over the Boston Red Sox Friday night at Yankee Stadium.
The Yankees won the game as +115 underdogs, but the 14 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9).
Jorge Posada went 2-for-4 at the plate with a pair of RBIs for the Yankees. Joba Chamberlain improved to 9-6 with the victory.
David Ortiz blasted a two-run homer and finished with three RBIs for the Red Sox. Jon Lester gave up eight hits and five runs over 2 1-3 innings in the loss.