Split Hits the Fan

Split Hits the Fan

Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees goes for a three-run home run against pitcher Curt Schilling of the the Boston Red Sox  at Fenway Park on September 16, 2007 in Boston, Massachusetts.

(Getty Images Photo / Jim Rogash)

He Was Good in the Beginning, But the Eighth Inning
Was Too Late to Keep In Curt Schilling
Captain Tangibles Crushes Game-Breaker Over the Wall

Same Old Story: Sox Lose 2-of-3, Season Series to New York, 4-3
Clemens Gets the Better of Matchup for the Ages
Mike Lowell Can't Do It All, Big Popup

"Tonight boiled down to two mistakes. I started the inning off in the eighth by striking out [Melky] Cabrera on a 3-and-2 split, a great one, and then I overthrow one to [Jason] Giambi, and overthrow one to Derek . . . I miss horribly in the most crucial situation of the game." -- 9.16.07, Curt Schilling last night... 8-8 for No. 38 is not going to net him that $13M deal ...

Yanks Are Jeterrific!

Derek Jeter of the New York Yankeesgoes  for a three-run home run against pitcher Curt Schilling  of the the Boston Red Sox  at Fenway Park on September 16, 2007

(Getty Images Photo / Jim Rogash)

While Good-Time Manny ...

Manny Ramirez takes batting practice prior to the Boston Red Sox hosting the New York Yankees at Fenway Park  in Boston, MA on Sunday, September 16, 2007.

(Boston Globe Staff Photo / John Bohn)

... Is Hanging on the Sidelines in September

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

Boston Globe:

Red Sox end losing streak > Shaughnessy: Debunking myths about the 2014 Red Sox > Cherington: Everyone needs to get better

Boston Herald:

Ortiz, Red Sox bats break out to end losing streak > Buchholz still bewildered > Memory loss haunting Red Sox


Lester was once a good hitter, now heading toward dubious record > Travis Shaw brings hot bat to Pawtucket > Ranaudo shines > Betts not a candidate for Boston, yet

NY Post:

St. Louis lets Ozzie Smith bid Jeter goodbye > Yanks prevail in extras again > Nonsense leads off in MLB broadcasts > Beltran elbow on mend

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