Here’s now great the Red Sox-Yankees rivalry is:
The teams have played 36 regular-season games the last two seasons. Each team has won 18 of those games. The Yankees have scored 194 runs, the Red Sox 192.
Going back the last eight years, The Yankees have a 77-72 edge in the series with the Red Sox having an 816-785 edge in runs scored. So over 149 games, the difference between the teams has been 31 runs — or 0.208 runs a game.