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2016 Schedule
82-76, 4th in AL East
Drama increasing in AL wild-card race (0:57)
Yankees walk off; Red Sox clinch division (0:59)

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Mark Teixeira became the first Yankees player to hit a walk-off grand slam against the Red Sox since Charlie Keller in 1942. It was Teixeira's first career regular season walk-off HR (he hit one in the 2009 ALDS). He had the most of anyone who didn't have a walk-off HR (he entered with 408). The new leader in that stat is ex-Tigers slugger, Norm Cash (377)

Teixeira's grand slam lifts Yankees to walk off (0:33)

Wallace Matthews ESPN Staff Writer 

Mark Teixeira making the most of his final week as a Yankee, just belted a walkoff grand slam homer to beat the Red Sox, 5-3, and keepYankees playoff hopes alive

Lineup: Yankees (81-76) vs. Red Sox (92-65)

  • 1. Brett Gardner, LF (L)
  • 2. Jacoby Ellsbury, CF (L)
  • 3. Gary Sanchez, C (R)
  • 4. Brian McCann, DH (L)
  • 5. Starlin Castro, 2B (R)
  • 6. Didi Gregorius, SS (L)
  • 7. Mark Teixeira, 1B (S)
  • 8. Chase Headley, 3B (S)
  • 9. Mason Wiliams, RF (L)
  • SP: Bryan Mitchell, RHP

Wallace Matthews ESPN Staff Writer 

Yankees lineup vs the Red Sox and Clay Buchholz tonight: Gardner 7 Ellsbury 8 Sanchez 2 McCann dh Castro 4 Gregorius 6 Teixeira 3 Headley 5 Williams 9 Mitchell 1

The roller coaster ride of a ballpark proposal (1:57)
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Sanchez ties record for 20 homers

It only took 51 games for Gary Sanchez to hit 20 home runs, tying him with Wally Berger, who accomplished the feat in 1930, for fewest games to reach that mark.

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Didi Gregorius quietly makes history

Gregorius hit his 20th home run of the season on Tuesday. He's the third player born in Europe (Amsterdam) to have a 20-homer season in the major leagues, per the Elias Sports Bureau. The others to do that were Bobby Thomson (born in Glasgow), who had eight 20-homer seasons, and Mike Blowers (West Germany), who did it once.

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Sox seeking first Yankee Stadium clinch

With the Red Sox a win away from clinching the AL East, the Elias Sports Bureau notes that they have never locked up a postseason berth with a win at Yankee Stadium. They did clinch the AL pennant in 1904 at Hilltop Park, the then-home of the Yankees, however.

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Gary Sanchez joins Yankees' 20-HR club

Sanchez became the third current Yankee to hit 20 homers this season on Tuesday, but it took him considerably less time to get there (49 games). Starlin Castro (21 HRs in 148 games) and Didi Gregorius (20 HRs in 149 games) are the other two.

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Austin sure knows when to hit them out

Like his first three homers, No. 4 of Tyler Austin's career was a go-ahead shot for the Yankees off David Price on Tuesday. The blast traveled just 347 feet to right field, per ESPN's Home Run Tracker.

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Yankees won't be losers this year

They might not make the postseason, but the Yanks will run their streak of non-losing seasons to 24 after beating the Red Sox for win No. 81. What we learned Tuesday

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Ortiz peeved by Romine mound trips in Sox loss

David Ortiz wasn't happy with his performance in Boston's loss and didn't like all the trips to the mound by Yankees catcher Austin Romine. "They tricked me tonight. Too much talking," he said.

How a ring catastrophe turned into a happy ending in New York (1:23)
Couple explains ring snafu at Yankees game (0:33)
Michael Kay was bracing for 'Oh no!' moment (2:55)

Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

When David Ortiz strolled to the plate, representing the go-ahead run with two outs in the ninth, Yankees manager Joe Girardi thought, "I was like, 'What are the chances he is coming up in this situation. It is kind of the way fate had it tonight." Ortiz struck out against Tyler Clippard to end the game, preventing the Red Sox from clinching the AL East.

Austin honored to share field with Ortiz (0:46)
Yankees snap Red Sox's 11-game win streak (1:10)

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.25220th
On Base Percentage.31425th
Slugging Percentage.40620th
Earned Run Average4.1615th
Quality Starts6917th

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