Boston Red Sox defeat New York Yankees, 3-2

NEW YORK -- No romantic comedies on the big screen in the visitors clubhouse at 161st Street last night as the Red Sox prepared to renew their epic struggle for supremacy against the Yankees.

No cult classics or murder mysteries.

Not when they could watch something more fitting. Something like "Troy," the story of the mythological, 10-year war between the Greeks and Trojans, which mesmerized a number of Sox players before the game.

As it turned out, the Sox could ...