Yawkey Foundation issued a statement shortly after the vote.
The City of Boston Public Improvement Commission has the final say over street names.
About a month ago, the commission took about two hours of heated opinions from both sides, tabling the issue for two weeks.
Two weeks ago, the Red Sox organization sent a letter standing by its petition, but asking for a delay in the vote so the public would have more time to weigh in.
Just last week, team president Sam Kennedy told sports radio station WEEI the Sox still want the street name changed.
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