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Carlos Beltran

Yankees at Red Sox: Rivalry Rejuvenated

It's mid-September and the Yankees and Red Sox are playing a four-game series in Boston, with much at stake for both teams. That's the way it's supposed to be, isn't it?

The Red Sox have kept a fun season going, giving real meaning to David Ortiz's farewell tour, and regained first place in the AL East, and the Yankees, after shedding veterans at the trade deadline, turned their season around and are now in contention for the wild card spot.

The pitching matchups: Masahiro Tanaka (13-4, 3.04) vs. Eduardo Rodriguez (2-7, 4.70) Thursday; Luis Cessa (4-1, 4.34) vs. Clay Buchholz (6-10, 5.31) Friday; Bryan Mitchell (1-1. 2.45) vs. David Price (16-8, 3.81) Saturday afternoon and CC...

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