Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

NY Yankees leads 1-0 (as of 8/21)

Game 1: Friday, August 21
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Boston11
Game 2: Saturday, August 22
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Game 3: Sunday, August 23
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Yankees 20

(77-45, 36-27 away)

Red Sox 11

(69-52, 38-19 home)

7:10 PM ET, August 21, 2009

Fenway Park, Boston, Massachusetts 

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NYY 240063104 20 23 1
BOS 100033004 11 12 1

W: A. Pettitte (10-6)

L: B. Penny (7-8)

Game Notes

YANKEES LEFTFIELDER JOHNNY DAMON LEFT THE GAME IN THE FIRST INNING WITH AN APPARENT RIGHT LEG INJURY.
RED SOX CENTERFIELDER JACOBY ELLSBURY STOLE HIS 54TH BASE OF THE SEASON IN THE FIRST INNING TO TIE TOMMY HARPER FOR THE RED SOX SINGLE SEASON STOLEN BASE RECORD.

Game Information

StadiumFenway Park, Boston, MA
Attendance37,869 (102.2% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
Game Time3:57
Weather83 degrees, partly cloudy
Wind13 mph
UmpiresHome Plate - Joe West, First Base - Larry Vanover, Second Base - Sam Holbrook, Third Base - Dan Iassogna