Unheralded Luis Rodriguez put Mariano Rivera’s pursuit of the major league saves record on hold.
Mariano Rivera earned his 600th save, moving within one of Trevor Hoffman’s major league record, by closing out the New York Yankees’ 3-2 win over the Seattle Mariners.
Felix Hernandez finally hit a rough patch against the Yankees.
Rookie Josh Reddick continued adding to his status in Boston with a two-run homer off the cafe windows in the second deck of right field and the Red Sox rallied for a 5-4 win over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night.
Jed Lowrie tripled when right-fielder Ichiro Suzuki lost his fly ball in the sun, and Carl Crawford singled him home with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Boston Red Sox to a 3-2 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.