Red Sox game against Yankees is rained out

Tonight’s Red Sox-Yankees game has been rained out, the Red Sox said this afternoon.

The team said that according to its weather service, Telvent DTN, the forecast calls for the rain showers that are currently in the area to increase in intensity throughout the afternoon and evening hours, and remain steady into Monday afternoon. This forecast, which also includes high winds and cold temperatures, is consistent with those provided by the other local weather services.

A flood watch is in effect for Boston and Suffolk County through noon on Monday.


The team said the decision to postpone tonight’s game was made as early as possible in an effort to limit the inconvenience to fans holding tickets.

The game will be rescheduled as soon as possible for a date to be determined. Tickets for tonight’s the game will be good for admission to that rescheduled contest.