Loss after loss, night after night, to the point where the Red Sox now find themselves a season-low 14 games under .500 after the 9-2 drubbing by the Chicago White Sox Wednesday night.
Rick Porcello gives up two runs in the first inning, three more in the second and another in the third before being lifted as the Red Sox drop their third straight, 9-2.
Wednesday's loss to the Chicago White Sox drops the Boston Red Sox to 2-12 in the second half.
4yThe Sox almost blow a 3-0 lead in the 9th inning, but get by thanks to a blown out call at the plate. Jon Lester left the game in the fourth inning with a left lat strain.
4yThe Red Sox ace is forced to leave Tuesday's game in the fifth inning because of a strained lat muscle.
4yWearing shoes instead of cleats for a few days is 'the biggest thing' for Kevin Youkilis.
4yThe Red Sox beat Toronto despite Jon Lester leaving the game early with an injury and Jonathan Papelbon almost giving it away in the ninth.
4yJon Lester departs his start on Tuesday with a strain in his back.
4yJose Bautista was recognized by the fans in being voted an All-Star. His friend David Ortiz tapped him for another honor.
4yRed Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury is on pace to put up the best numbers of his career in just about every statistical category. He's heading to his first career All-Star Game, and catcher Jarrod Saltalmacchia knows it's well deserved.