Photograph, from left, of Melky Cabrera, Xavier Nady, and Bobby Abreu celebrating the Yankees' win over by Elise Amendola/AP

  • Yankees 10, Red Sox 3: Fenway Park is allegedly a hitter's haven, but the Red Sox haven't enjoyed it much the past few days. That's because the Yankees' pitchers have been stingy. Don't look now, but the Yankees are only one game worse than the Red Sox in the American League East. Andy Pettitte surrendered a homer to J.D. Drew in the sixth inning. That's the only earned run the Red Sox have in this series so far. (They scored two unearned runs in the first after an error by Alex Rodriguez.)

    On offense, Robinson Cano appears to have revived himself again. He hit a game-tying homer in the fourth inning, and finished 3-for-4 with a walk and a double. Xavier Nady VI, making his first start with the Yankees, went 0-for-3 with a walk but scored a run. Even Damaso Marte got in, getting David Ortiz out in Boston's last true rally. Who starts Sunday's game is a mystery. Some rumors have it being Jarrod Washburn. Otherwise it's Sir Sidney Ponson.

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    Left photograph of Carlos Delgado, after his second home run of the evening, being congratulated by David Wright and right photograph of Albert Pujols hitting the game-winning two-run home run by Julie Jacobson/AP

  • Cardinals 10, Mets 8 (14 innings): Few things are worse than playing 14 innings and losing. This game took more than five hours, and it didn't end well. Brandon Knight -- yes, the ex-Yankee -- started and allowed four runs in the first. But he settled down and finished five innings with his Mets leading, 5-4. Carlos Delgado added two more home runs, and, with the Mets trailing, 8-7, in the ninth, Fernando Tatis hit a game-tying homer. All that did was tire out the bullpen and the Shea faithful. Aaron Heilman, pitching for the third straight day, threw 57 pitches and allowed a two-run homer to Albert Pujols in the top of the 14th. The Mets went 1-for-16 with runners in scoring position. Johan Santana starts the rubber game Sunday.