Yankees beat the Red
July 16th 2005
Yankess Beat the
Randy Johnson, pitcher for the New York Yankees, won his third straight
start with 10 strike outs in New York’s win over the Boston Red Sox.
The Yankees beat the Sox seven to four today, assisting Johnson’s record
to 10 wins and 6 losses.
of the highlights was Alex Rodriguez’s homer in the third inning
Following a double by Gary Sheffield.
Johnson was pulled in the seventh inning after allowing four runs on
eight hits and three walks. Tom Gordon got five outs leading to Mariano
Rivera’s 22nd consecutive save. Johnson had his 206th
double digit strikeout game of his career, trailing only Nolan Ryan with
215 double digit strikeouts.
Red Sox Curt Schilling pitched a perfect 9th inning, but that
was not enough to prevent the loss. The Red Sox could not rally a win.
Clement gave up two walks in the second inning, but escaped with three
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