Dead Armed Ace?
It's Bombs Away in Tampa Bay
"Everything was a little bit off from what he normally is when he’s really dominant. He had a better curveball later, but not the great curveball. There’s something a little bit off. We can certainly speculate on an injury, but a lot of guys pitch through things, and maybe he’s trying to pitch through something." -- American League scout (Nick Cafardo, Boston Globe)
That's 14 Home Runs in Last 5 Starts for the Ace of the Staff
And It's a Little Trop of Horrors Late in St. Pete
Beckett's a Bust and Roof Caves in on Sox Relievers | Tampa Bay 8, Boston 5
That's 27 Runs in the Last 31 1/3 Innings? Is This Still Victor Martinez's Fault?
That's Just Manny Being Mediocre: Delcarmen Implodes in a Big Game Again
Top of the Order Bottoms Out: 0-for-9 for Ellsbury-Pedroia
Just Six Hits on the Night for the Vaunted Red Sox Offense
RamRam Hasn't Been Holding His Own Lately Either
And Mike Lowell and Daniel Bard Watched It All Come Undone
Tying Run Was Something for Joey
"We got it tied and it got away." -- Manager Terry Francona who certainly did his part last night