What can you say except: The one they needed.
No matter what else happens this weekend, they will wake up next Monday in first place.
This, with Josh Beckett going tomorrow and a rested Papelbon in the bullpen.
Pretty much over when Melky took Smoltz deep.
Like so many Yankee games lately: messy, crazy, a little bit exasperating. But okay. So here we go.