Red Sox topple Yankees
|Red Sox topple Yankees|
Jeremy Hermida's pinch-hit, two-run double in the top of the ninth inning lifted the Boston Red Sox over the New York Yankees 7-6 on Tuesday night.
Boston won as +160 road underdogs, while the teams played OVER the 8.5-run total listed by sportsbooks.
Kevin Youkilis went 2-for-3 with a homer and three runs batted in for the Red Sox, as Daniel Bard picked up the win in relief of Josh Beckett for Boston.
Robinson Cano was 2-for-5 with three RBIs for New York, while Mariano Rivera took the loss after allowing Hermida's double in the top of the ninth.