The Boston Globe
The Red Sox hit what manager Bobby Valentine called rock bottom'' last Saturday, losing a nine-run lead against the Yankees at Fenway Park and getting booed off the field. Riddled by injuries, hampered by a leaky bullpen, and guided by a manager who...
Ortiz, Boston, .403; Sweeney, Boston, .391; Hamilton, Texas, .388; Jeter, New York, .386; Konerko, Chicago, .383; Span, Minnesota, .341; AdJones, Baltimore, .333; MYoung, Texas, .333; Willingham, Minnesota, .333. Kinsler, Texas, 23; Hamilton, Texas,...
The Daily Herald
Jake Peavy overlooked this ominous fact the White Sox had five players in Saturday night's starting lineup batting .203 or less. And Peavy didn't mention this one the visiting Red Sox had six players in their starting lineup batting .301 or better.
Peavy (3-1) struck out seven and walked one, retiring the last 12 batters he faced to lower his ERA to 1.67. "It's just frustrating to lose," Peavy said. "I'm at the point in my career where I want to win. My team wanted me to do a little bit more...
Derek Jeter scored on a passed ball with one out in the ninth inning and the New York Yankees rallied to hand the Tigers their fifth straight loss, 7-6 on Friday night, hours after Detroit left fielder Delmon Young was arraigned on a hate crime...