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Jacoby Ellsbury leads Yankees to 8-5 win over Red Sox

Jacoby Ellsbury leads Yankees to 8-5 win over Red Sox

BOSTON — Jacoby Ellsbury had four hits, and Adam Warren took a one-hit shutout into the sixth inning Sunday night to lead the New York Yankees to an 8-5 victory over the Boston Red Sox. It was the first time the Yankees swept the Red Sox in a series of three games or more since a five-game sweep in 2006. Ellsbury was also hit by a pitch and walked, reaching base a career-high six times. Mark Teixeira and Brett Gardner homered for the Yankees, who have won 13 of 16 games since starting the season 3-6. Warren (2-1) allowed four runs in 5 2-3 innings. Andrew Miller struck out two and walked two before third baseman Chase Headley struggled to field Dustin Pedroia's grounder,...

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