Red Sox-Yanks washed out, DH set for Sunday

Friday night's game between the Boston Red Sox champion New York Yankees has been postponed due to rain.

The teams will make up the contest as part of a doubleheader on Sunday with game times of 1:05 p.m. (et) and 6:30 p.m. (et).

The Red Sox entered Friday holding a two-game lead on Tampa Bay for the lead in the wild card standings.

Lefty Jon Lester (15-8) was bumped from Friday to start Saturday's game for the Red Sox. Tim Wakefield (7-7) and John Lackey (12-12) will pitch in Sunday's doubleheader.

Freddy Garcia (11-8), who was scheduled to start Friday for the Yankees, will go on Saturday. A.J. Burnett (10-11) and Ivan Nova (16-4) will take the mound Sunday.