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Lester kills rally

A-Rod, Yankees put down in 5th

Sox pitcher Jon Lester took his second straight win over the Yankees, saving the team from a 3-game sweep. Sox pitcher Jon Lester took his second straight win over the Yankees, saving the team from a 3-game sweep. (JIM ROGASH/Getty Images)
By Baxter Holmes
Globe Correspondent / July 28, 2008

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The moment was perfectly crafted for Alex Rodriguez. Bases loaded. No outs. Momentum building after the Yankees scored two runs to narrow the Red Sox lead to seven runs. (Full article: 448 words)

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