The Best Offense is a Bad Defense

The Best Offense is
a Bad Defense

Roberto Petagine

(AP Photo)

Sox Overpower Twins, Avoid Sweep 11-7
The Good: 17 Hits -- The Bad: The Metrodome
The Ugly: 3 More Errors, 2 More Unearned Runs

Wake (11K's) Was Great for Eight
Petagine First Hit, RBI Since '98
Manny Being Manny: 4-4, HR, 3 RBI
Kapler, Millar, Rent Bang 3 Hits Each
8 Unearned Runs, 7 Errors for Series
Delcarmen Being Delcarmen?
Schilling Piling Up Saves

"Take the win and get the hell out of here. This place, I hate coming to this place. Balls bouncing everywhere. We were probably to blame. We needed a win today. We got the win. Let's go home." -- 8.8 Terry Francona on the Metrodome

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Boston Globe:

Hanley enjoying his return > Victorino slowly getting up to speed > Ramirez fitting right in > Manuel Margot in stars in Salem

Boston Herald:

Pablo Sandoval struggles against lefties continues > Buchholz says he's sorry for the effort > Red Sox doing more right than wrong > Miley put Sox in hole


Brentz walkoff helps PawSox win at McCoy > Marrero more aggressive > Vic ready to make impact > Workman receives PRP injection

NY Post:

The latest way ESPN ruined Sunday Night Baseball > Girardi dusts off Mike Stanley story for Jeter's panicked replacement > Yankees all-in on Carlos Beltran, and that's a problem

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