Boston Red Sox defeat New York Yankees, 6-4

NEW YORK - When third base umpire Wally Bell ruled Coco Crisp's diving catch a trap, prolonging an already marathon afternoon with a bit of weirdness almost as stupefying as the Kevin Youkilis drive that teetered on top of the left-field fence like a putt hanging on the lip of the cup and refusing to drop, Red Sox manager Terry Francona made the obligatory trip to confront the umpire.

"I really wasn't listening," Francona said. "To be honest, I didn't care. I just wante...