Red Sox 10 Yankees 6 [VIDEO]
Make it 6 in a row for the Boston Red Sox, and number 6 was especially sweet, as the Red Sox defeated the New York Yankees 10-6 on Wednesday March 11th in Spring Training action.
The Red Sox pounded out 18 hits, led by Travis Shaw who was playing 1B for the Sox. Shaw had a home run and double and drove in 3 runs. Mookie Betts, envisioned as the lead-off hitter for the Red Sox in the 2015 season, went 3-4. Joe Kelly allowed 2 runs and 3 hits over 3 innings, in his 2nd start for the Red Sox.
Alex Rodriguez hit a home run for the Yankees off Brandon Workman. Former Red Sox players Jacoby Ellsbury and Carlos Beltran had RBI's off of Kelly.
The Red Sox play the Pittsburgh Pirates today at 1 PM, and then take on the Yankees Friday night, in a game that will be broadcast at 7 PM on WDEA AM 1370. As a matter of fact, WDEA will be broadcasting games Saturday and Sunday the 14th and 15th at 1 PM when the Red Sox play Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. The regular season begins Monday, April 6th when the Red Sox play at Philadelphia.