I LIKE MIKE!
Boston Red Sox third baseman Mike Lowell reacts to his 3 run HR in the 7th.
(Barry Chin / Boston Globe Staff)

The Lowell Connector Is Open Again...
Mike's Longball Puts Sox on Top to Stay, Double Blows It Open

The Neverending Story... Another Wild One at Fenway ...
Final Box: Red Sox 16, Yankees 11 | Comeback Kids Rally All the Way Back
Yanks 6 Run Lead Isn't Enough at Fenway
Big Day for Youk, Pedro, Ellsbury... 'Tek Grand Slam! Kicks Off Comeback
Bad News Dept: So Now What's Wrong with Josh Beckett? He Pitched Like A.J.
Hold On... Another Pitching Change at Fenway... Are We There Yet?


Marianope!
Red Sox first baseman Kevin Youkilis is on the end of the receiving line after his walk off HR in the 11th.
(Barry Chin / Boston Globe Staff)

YOUK 'DA MAN! X-INN HR ENDS IT!
Bombers Overplay Their Hand

Bay, Youk Late Homers Lead Sox in Extra Innings, 5-4 | Box
Sox-Yanks Being Sox-Yanks... A Brisk 4:21 Affair
Not the Best Jon Lester... But Justin Chamberlain Is the Epitome of Average at Best
Did You Know? Bob Stanley Was To Be the Next Body Trotting Out of the Sox Pen?


UN-Der RAY-Ted!...
UN-Der RAY-Ted!...

Boston Red Sox left fielder Jason Bay is congratulated in the dugout after his 2 run HR off New York Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera (42), not pictured, tied the game at 4-4 in the 9th.
(Barry Chin / Boston Globe Staff)

9th Life ... And It All Happened Because of Jason Bay

"That's a huge at-bat. If he just misses that ball, it's 'Game over.'" -- The Other Friday Night Hero... Kevin Youkilis, after Bay hit a two-run shot off Mariano Rivera with two outs in the ninth inning to send the game into extra frames.

BDD is a feature of Boston.com. All posts are by Steve Silva unless otherwise indicated.

Boston Globe:

Red Sox end losing streak > Shaughnessy: Debunking myths about the 2014 Red Sox > Cherington: Everyone needs to get better

Boston Herald:

Ortiz, Red Sox bats break out to end losing streak > Buchholz still bewildered > Memory loss haunting Red Sox

ProJo:

Lester was once a good hitter, now heading toward dubious record > Travis Shaw brings hot bat to Pawtucket > Ranaudo shines > Betts not a candidate for Boston, yet

NY Post:

St. Louis lets Ozzie Smith bid Jeter goodbye > Yanks prevail in extras again > Nonsense leads off in MLB broadcasts > Beltran elbow on mend

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