Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

NY Yankees leads 1-0 (as of 8/30)

Game 1: Tuesday, August 30
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Game 2: Wednesday, August 31
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Game 3: Thursday, September 1
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Yankees 5

(81-52, 40-26 away)

Red Sox 2

(82-52, 40-26 home)

    7:10 PM ET, August 30, 2011

    Fenway Park, Boston, Massachusetts 

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    NYY 010210100 5 9 0
    BOS 000200000 2 13 0

    W: C. Sabathia (18-7)

    L: J. Lackey (12-10)

    S: M. Rivera (35)

    Game Notes

    YANKEES MANAGER JOE GIRARDI WAS EJECTED BY THIRD BASE UMPIRE MARK WEGNER IN THE BOTTOM OF THE NINTH INNING FOR ARGUING.
    YANKEES PITCHING COACH LARRY ROTHSCHILD WAS EJECTED BY THIRD BASE UMPIRE MARK WEGNER IN THE TOP OF THE SEVENTH INNING FOR ARGUING.

    Game Information

    StadiumFenway Park, Boston, MA
    Attendance37,773 (101.9% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time3:59
    Weather72 degrees, partly cloudy
    Wind8 mph
    UmpiresHome Plate - Ed Rapuano, First Base - Brian Onora, Second Base - Alfonso Marquez, Third Base - Mark Wegner