Final

Series: Game 1 of 2

Boston leads 1-0 (as of 5/4)

Game 1: Monday, May 4
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Game 2: Tuesday, May 5
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Red Sox 6

(16-10, 6-8 away)

Yankees 4

(13-12, 6-4 home)

    7:05 PM ET, May 4, 2009

    Yankee Stadium, New York, New York 

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    W: J. Lester (2-2)

    L: P. Hughes (1-1)

    S: J. Papelbon (7)

    Game Notes

    THE GAME HAS STARTED AFTER A RAIN DELAY OF 2 HOURS, 17 MINUTES.
    NEW YORK'S JORGE POSADA LEFT THE GAME IN THE EIGHTH INNING DUE TO AN APPARENT HAMSTRING INJURY.
    BOSTON'S KEVIN YOUKILIS LEFT THE GAME IN THE SIXTH INNING DUE TO A LOWER BACK INJURY.
    NEW YORK'S JOHNNY DAMON AND MARK TEIXEIRA HIT BACK-TO-BACK HOME RUNS IN THE FIFTH INNING.
    NEW YORK MANAGER JOE GIRARDI WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE JERRY MEALS IN THE FIFTH INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.

    Game Information

    StadiumYankee Stadium, New York, NY
    Attendance46,426 (94.4% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time3:48
    Weather54 degrees, rain
    Wind8 mph
    UmpiresHome Plate - Jerry Meals, First Base - Mike Dimuro, Second Base - James Hoye, Third Base - Dale Scott