Tigers - 110 020 020 - 6 13 0David Ortiz hit a grand slam in the ninth, but the Sox's rally fell short, as Mike Cameron make the third out with the potential tying and winning runs on base.
Red Sox - 000 010 004 - 5 9 0
The Rays beat the Yankees 3-2, moving 1 GB New York. Boston is 7.5 GB in the East and 6.5 GB the Rays in the WC.
Armando Galarraga/ Jon Lester
Ye olde game threade is here.
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1924 - Cardinals reliever Bill Sherdel comes in to face Phillies pinch-hitter Johnny Mokan with runners on first and second and no outs. Mokan bunts Sherdel's first pitch in the air. 1B Jim Bottomley catches it and throws to SS Jimmy Cooney to double off the runner at second; Cooney throws to 2B Rogers Hornsby who is covering first to complete the triple play.
1951 - Joe DiMaggio catches a fly ball hit by Detroit's Steve Souchock. Thinking it is the third out, he starts jogging in. However, it's only the second out -- and George Kell tags and scores from second base.