Found August 17, 2013 on NESN.com:
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BOSTON — The Yankees still have plenty of work to do before they’re really back in the American League playoff picture. But if they climb into contention, they can thank Alfonso Soriano. Maybe Soriano will just get a pat on the back, a couple of upgrades to the suite he’s guaranteed on all road trips or one of those gift baskets that Derek Jeter allegedly gives to all of the lady friends who keep him company for a night. But Soriano deserves something for the job that he’s done since joining the Yankees via trade on July 26. Soriano went deep and drove in four runs as part of the Yankees’ 10-3 win over the Red Sox on Friday. He is now hitting .722 (13-for-18) with five home runs, 18 RBIs and nine runs scored over his last four games. Soriano is one of only six players all time with 18 RBIs in a four-game span, and he is the first Yankees player to collect three hits in four straight games since Johnny Damon in 2006. To put it lightly, Soriano is carrying the Yankees’ offense. “You’r...
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