They sit 6 1/2 games behind the New York Yankees who, yesterday, lost two starters.
CC Sabathia went on the disabled list with a groin strain and Andy Pettitte joined him when a comebacker fractured his fibula(left ankle).
Boston is 8-2 over their last 10 games.
On Wednesday night, the Red Sox smoked the Blue Jays 10-4.
Jon Lester got the win, going 7 strong innings.
Adrian Gonzalez had 3 RBIs.
The Large Father hit his 21st homer. It was career dinger #399 for Ortiz, who is now tied with Andres Galarraga and Al Kaline.
Holy crap!! 33 hits in the Tigers - Rangers game last night. Detroit had 17 hits and, still, managed to lose 13-9!!!
Doug Fister served-up 3 homers!!!!
The Tigers got lit-up and Josh Hamilton was MIA. Ham went 0-for-4 and struck out all 4 times! He's way out of sync - 6-for-36 (.167) in his past 10 games.
The employees at Louisville must be working overtime - he's been tossing bats into the crowd like a boss...
It's gonna be a HOT one today! To celebrate, here's Sara Jean Underwood catching some rays last weekend...