The Boston Red Sox are 10-2 against the New York Yankees this season. Why? What has caused such separation between the two best teams in the American League? After all, the Yankees are only a half game back in the division, despite the beating by their rivals.
The boys from the Bronx are 70-36 against everyone else. They are leading the Wild Card and only a half game back in the division, so it seems likely the Red Sox and Yankees have an October meeting ahead. But for now, Boston holds the upper hand and there are plenty of reasons why.