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They're Making a Fortune and They're Playing .500

Boston 7, Team in Turmoil 5 | Sox get even with sweep in the Bronx
Crawford still shaky in left, back to slumping at the plate
Youk can do it. 3-run bomb by Kevin brings Sox back
Hug it out again. Papi goes deep into the night
Pap ties shoes before giving Yanks the boot
Salty HR? Sweet!

"It's nice to be .500, but we're not a ballclub that's playing to get to .500." -- Salty

"I tried to ruin another good offensive night." -- Jon Lester... not his finest three hours

Sox on a Roll, Yankees Not So Much

Sox sweep Yankees in the Bronx
(Boston Dirt Dogs / Jamison Odone Illustration)

"We've come a long way since 0-6." -- Kevin Youkilis... ain't that the truth

Let's Hug It Out: Big Papi Lookin' for Love in All the Wrong Places

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


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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