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Ellsbury helps Yankees tag Red Sox pitching 15 hits in 9-3 win at Boston

Jacoby Ellsbury and a couple of miscues were too much for the Boston Red Sox.Ellsbury doubled, tripled, drove in two runs and made a sliding catch in his return to Fenway Park, helping the New York Yankees and Masahiro Tanaka beat the Red Sox 9-3 on Tuesday night.The Yankees also capitalized on two errors by Boston and a lackluster start by Jon Lester as the Red Sox fell to 1-4 in the rivalry with New York."We've given some extra outs. At this level, when you do that you're asking for trouble," Boston manager John Farrell said.Ellsbury received a mixed reception in his first game as a visitor after seven seasons with the Red Sox before signing a $153 million, seven-year contract with the Yankees.There were more boos than cheers from the crowd that contained a sizable amount of Yankees fans when Ellsbury stepped in as the first batter of the game.With an 0-2 count, he drove the ball about five feet from the top of the center field wall. It was ruled a triple after a spectator reached ou...

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  4. Catcher David Ross , Red Sox complete $6.2 million, 2-year contract

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  6. Brewers complete three-game sweep of Red Sox as Gallardo pitches 6 2-3 innings in 4-0 win

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