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Yankees unable to stop Red Sox’s clinching party

Giancarlo Stanton raised his arms into the air and floated around the basepaths, celebrating a grand slam that the slumping slugger sorely needed. And yet it was not enough for the Yankees, who had no choice but to plug their ears and ignore the celebration being prepared in the visiting clubhouse of their building.

Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a game-tying seventh-inning homer and Mookie Betts returned from an injury scare to enjoy a four-hit, five-RBI evening, helping the Red Sox clinch the American League East for a third consecutive season with an 11-6 victory over the Yankees on Thursday evening in the Bronx. Read More