|MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL|
|BOSTON RED SOX AT NEW YORK YANKEES|
|GAME ID: 12 - WEDNESDAY, APRIL 19TH, 1939 - GAME LOG|
The Boston Red Sox bested the New York Yankees, 7-4, at Yankee Stadium. Jimmie Foxx was named player of the game. He was 3 for 4 with a home run, 2 singles, and a walk. He drove in 2 runs and scored once. The Red Sox, now 2-0, have hit the ground running this season.
The Red Sox got a big at-bat from second baseman Bobby Doerr. For the game, Doerr was 1-5 with a home run. He drove in 4 runs and scored once. In the top of the fourth, with the bases loaded, he stroked a grand slam home run. His 1st home run of the season gave Boston a 6-2 lead.
"It was a solid team effort and we'll try to keep this momentum going," Foxx told reporters after the game.
|Player of the Game: Jimmie Foxx|
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium
Weather: Clear skies (56 degrees), wind blowing in from right at 11 mph
Start Time: 3:05 PM EST