Empty Schill

Empty Schill

Curt Schilling howled in disgust after he gave up three runs in the top of the third inning, putting his team in a 6-1 hole.

(Boston Globe Staff Photo / Jim Davis)

For Three Third-Inning Bombs, Gone After Five

Bad-News Bearers: Nothing Good Going On at Fenway, Angels 10, Sox 4
Time to Trade Up for Offense: David Ortiz Can't Do It All at the Plate
Permanent Stop in Pawtucket: Pack the Van Buren and His 10.80 ERA
He Won't Get No Relief: Tavarez Must Really Enjoy All That Booing
Taking One for the Other Team: Affleck Fails at Foul Play
Imagine That: Gonzo's Hitting 20 Points Higher Than Coco
In Other Bad News: Back Scratches Foulke

"It was mistake after mistake. It's disappointing. One thing I have always expected of myself is to give this team innings. ... Five innings is just not good." -- 7.30.06, Curt Schilling on his horrific outing Sunday night

Dog Days of Bummer

Bad news continued for the Red Sox in the bottom of the third inning. Trot Nixon grimaced in pain as he injured himself on a swinging. Nixon left the game in the middle of the at bat. Wily Mo Pena came in with a 1-2 count and struck out swinging.

(Boston Globe Staff Photo / Jim Davis)

Is This The Beginning of the End for Trot?

BDD is a feature of Boston.com. All posts are by Steve Silva unless otherwise indicated.

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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