Tavarez unwraps victory - Celebrating 34th birthday, righty beat Yankees @ BronxNice night out for the Sox and their #5 ACE in the hole Julian Tavarez. The Birthday Boy - behind a first inning 3 run tall jack off the lumber of Manny Mania took the middle game of the series in the Bronx. This is the 2nd huge win for Tavarez against the "Wankees".
Red Sox went back to their 10 1/2 game lead over New York. Mike Lowell (2-4 including a HR & double - now hitting .329) and Kevin Youkilis (2-5 2R & 15 game hit streak batting .343) chipped in to push the weak hitting soft pitching Bronx BUMS to near extinction.
Nice battle tonite - Schilling vs Pettitte! Can you say --- 11 1/2?