What to do about Bill James?


What to do about Bill James?

On "Uno Sports Tonight," Gary Tanguay and Michael Felger give their opinions on what the Red Sox should do about senior adviser Bill James, whose defense of Joe Paterno has stirred controversy.

The Red Sox distanced themselves from James' comments on Monday and told him to stop talking about the Penn State case.

Tanguay: "I'd fire him immediately....Furthermore, he's a moron."

Felger: "I'd fire him, too, but not for this. I'd fire him for Carl Crawford, Bobby Jenks, Julio Lugo, J.D. Drew, for this cold streak that he's been on."

Monday's Red Sox-Rays lineups: Sox hope to extend Tampa Bay's misery


Monday's Red Sox-Rays lineups: Sox hope to extend Tampa Bay's misery

The Red Sox may be stumbling through the month of June, but they're flying high compared to their opponent tonight.

The Sox are in St. Petersburg, Fla., to take on the free-falling Rays, losers of 11 straight. They'll be sending Eduardo Rodriguez to the mound in hopes of continuing Tampa Bay's misery, at least for the next three games.

The lineups:

Mookie Betts RF
Dustin Pedroia 2B
Xander Bogaerts SS
David Ortiz DH
Hanley Ramirez 1B
Jackie Bradley Jr. CF
Bryce Brentz LF
Sandy Leon C
Marco Hernandez 3B
Eduardo Rodriguez P

Logan Forsythe 2B
Tim Beckham SS
Evan Longoria 3B
Logan Morrison 1B
Desmond Jennings CF
Oswaldo Arcia RF
Taylor Motter LF
Nick Franklin DH
Curt Casali C
Blake Snell P