The Pawtucket Red Sox won the first game of its five-game series against the Scranton-Wilkes Barre Yankees, 9-7, last night at McCoy. With the win the PawSox are one game behiond the Yankees for first place in the I.L. North.
PawSox Hang On, One Game Out of First (PawSox.com)
PawSox 9, Yankees 7: Pawtucket Takes Big Lead Then Holds on (Providence Journal)
Tamburro, PawSox Recall Johnny Pesky (Pawtucket Times)
UP NEXT- The two teams will play a doubleheader toinight beginning at 5:35p.m. Daisuke Matsuzaka (0-2, 3.29 ERA) makes another rehab start in game one againstRamon Ortiz (10-5, 3.25 ERA) for the Yankees. Nelson Figueroa (9-4, 3.88 ERA) will pitch for Pawtucket in game two.