The Boston Red Sox were a disappointment this season, but they're playing with pride as the year winds down, taking on the role of spoiler.
The Red Sox have recently stepped their game up, but mistakes cost them their final game of their series against the Mets.
4yStill, the Red Sox first baseman, rehabbing from shoulder surgery, won't put a timetable on when he'll start playing in exhibition games.
4yJosh Beckett throws 40 pitches in a simulated game and says he feels fine after suffering a mild concussion earlier this week.
4yThe Red Sox pitcher, recovering from a mild concussion, throws 40 pitches over three innings.
4yThe ex-White Sox closer works a scoreless inning against the Phillies.
4yBoth the Boston and Philadephia sides agree that a World Series matchup between the teams could be in the offing.
4y'I think, the combo of speed, power, bullpen . . . theyre a helluva ball club,' says Philadelphia GM Ruben Amaro Jr. 'They dont have a lot of holes.'
4yThe Red Sox' starter, who suffered a mild concussion Monday, is scheduled to have a 'normal' workout day on Thursday, according to manager Terry Francona.