Yankees - 001 001 200 - 4 8 0 Red Sox - 400 000 40x - 8 11 1Jarrod Saltalamacchia's grand slam in the seventh inning snapped a 4-4 tie and gave Boston its 90th win of the year.
Koji Uehara set down the Yankees in order in the ninth; he has retired the last 37 batters to face him.
Hiroki Kuroda / John Lackey
Pedroia, 2BBoston kicks off its final homestand of the year, playing three games apiece against the Yankees, Orioles, and Blue Jays.
The second-place Rays (8.5 GB) are in Minnesota.