The Red Sox' woes continue at home as they drop a 5-1 decision to the Tampa Bay Rays, with Clay Buchholz slammed for four runs in the first two innings.
Insider Sean McAdam shares his thoughts from the Boston Red Sox' 5-1 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays.
At the very least, the Sox will have to finish the homestand without Hanley Ramirez. That's if they're lucky. If he is lost to them for any extended period, the season could be lost, too.
2yRyan Sweeney failed a concussion test on Monday, and could head to the seven-day DL, designed specially for players who have suffered minor concussions.
2yThe Red Sox bullpen -- as it has of late -- bailed out the Red Sox starters, as they came in and pitched 3.2 innings of one-run ball.
2yClay Buchholz struggled again, but the Red Sox bullpen was able to hold off the O's for the 8-6 win.
2yDaisuke Matsuzaka was placed back on the DL after straining his right trapezius muscle. The hopes is that it's just a minor setback.
2yRed Sox GM Ben Cherington provides health updates on Jacoby Ellsbury, Carl Crawford, and Kevin Youkilis.
2yThe Red Sox aren't taking any chances with Ryan Sweeney, who is still awaiting concussion test results after hitting his head on the warning track over the weekend.
2yA new era of Linsanity begins tonight in Baltimore