Boston Red Sox defeat New York Yankees, 10-8

It has seemed for a while that the Yankees have not been going all-out to win the American League East.

But after another dismal night in the Bronx, is it getting tight enough for them to start wondering when - or if - they will clinch the wild-card spot?

The Bombers dropped their third straight game Friday night, falling, 10-8, to the Red Sox at the Stadium despite a late flurry of home runs that allowed the Yanks to send the tying run to the plate in the ninth inning....