The Yankees completed the rare five-game sweep in Boston yesterday, giving the Bronx Bombers a 6.5 game lead over their longtime rivals. According to Yankees.com, New York's last five-game sweep at Fenway Park was capped off with a 9-6 victory on September 12, 1943.
Here's what else happened that fateful Sunday:
"¢ Led by SS Major Otto Skorzeny, German paratroopers rescue Mussolini, who was being held prisoner in the Gran Sasso mountains
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