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Red Sox clinch ALCS berth on dramatic final out


Red Sox survive Yankees' late rally to reach ALCS

Boston survived a dramatic ninth-inning rally by New York, and advanced to the ALCS to face the defending World Series champion Astros.

Vazquez just sneaks dinger to right

Christian Vazquez rips a fly ball to right field that just gets over the wall for a home run.


Betts had 'a lot of fun' beating the Yankees

Mookie Betts is proud of the Red Sox for outlasting the Yankees and says seeing Chris Sale come out of the bullpen was a "sigh of relief."


Martinez says it's going to be 'all hands on deck' to win it

J. D. Martinez explains what it was like waiting for that final replay look and talks about the Red Sox's rivalry with the Yankees.


Vazquez says Red Sox fought 'until the end'

Christian Vazquez explains what was going through his mind in the 9th inning and says the Yankees didn't make it easy for them.


Farrell expects tough series between Red Sox and Astros

John Farrell expresses his thoughts on what to expect from the Red Sox and Astros in the ALCS.


Red Sox celebrate taking down the Yankees

The Boston Red Sox celebrate beating the Yankees in four games in the ALDS and advancing to the ALCS against the Astros.


Benintendi angry after strike out

Dellin Betances strikes out Andrew Benintendi on a questionable call from Angel Hernandez, the home plate umpire.


Nunez drives in a run with single to left

Eduardo Nunez lines a single to left field, allowing a run to score to extend Boston's lead.


Kinsler rips an RBI double to left

Ian Kinsler smacks a double just over the glove of Brett Gardner, bringing in a run in the third inning.


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Palmer thinks there's a chance a two-loss team makes CFP

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