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Yankees 4, Red Sox 2

Perfect season ends for Red Sox

NEW YORK — The Red Sox were eying their first opening-series sweep since 1999. Andy Pettitte made sure it didn’t happen.

Pounding the strike zone, Pettitte buzzed through the Sox lineup, scattering eight hits over eight innings and ending the Yankees early woes before they became a bona fide streak with a 4-2 win.

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