The Yankees and Red Sox have played 177 regular-season games this decade. The Yankees lead the series 94-83 and have outscored their rivals by a grand total of three runs, 900-897.
The teams have split 14 postseason games with the Yankees holding a 75-70 edge in runs.
It’s pretty amazing to think that these two teams have played 191 times since the start of the 2000 season and the difference is eight runs.
To put it another way, the average score is Yankees 5.10, Red Sox 5.06.