Red Sox lose but clinch AL East

Sep 28, 2016; Bronx, NY, USA; Boston Red Sox first baseman Hanley Ramirez (13) is doused with champagne by a teammate after losing to the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium but clinching their division with a Toronto Blue Jays loss. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports


The Red Sox broke a scoreless tie with three runs in the eighth inning but the Yankees won it with a grand slam in the bottom of the ninth.

David Ortiz, who scored the third Boston run on a passed ball, has been in the middle of many celebrations with the Red Sox.


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