Contact Us

Yankees Hit 5-HR’s, Beat Sox In Fenway Centennial Game

Jim Rogash, Getty Images

The New York Yankees (or, the Highlanders) weren’t caught up in the nostalgia as Fenway Park celebrated 100 years on Friday, beating the Red Sox 6-2 on Friday afternoon.

Each team wore nameless and numberless throwback uniforms – Boston donning all white hats, shirts and pants with red lettering, and New York, all grey jersey with the interlaced NY logo on the left chest, along with a grey hat and dark brim.

Alex Rodriguez hit one of New York’s five solo-home runs on the day, A-Rod second of the season and 631st of his career, surpassing Ken Griffey Jr. for 5th on the all-time list. Eric Chavez had a pair of jacks and Nick Swisher and Russell Martin each had one.

Ivan Nova (3-0) continued his streak, with six innings of two-run ball, winning is 15th straight decision.

Clay Buchholz fell to 1-1, allowing five earned runs on nine hits over six innings.

The first game a Fenway Park, on April 20, 1912, saw the Boston Red Sox beat the New York Highlanders 7-6.

Freddy Garcia (0-1) faces Felix Doubront (0-0) on Saturday at 4:05.

 

More From WIBX

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wibx950.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on WIBX 950 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on WIBX 950 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!