The Red Sox beat the Detroit Tigers, 2-1, in the first game of a doubleheader behind a superbly pitched game by Julian Tavarez, Hideki Okajima and Jonathan Papelbon.
The Mets came from four runs down in the ninth inning to beat the Chicago Cubs, 6-5. It was eerily reminicent of what the Red Sox pulled off on the Baltimore Orioles on Mother's Day.
The Yankees lost to the Chicago White Sox, 4-1, to give the White Sox the series, as the Yankees announced they will pitch two rookies against the Mets over the weekend.
Why can't more days in my life be like this?