Bobby Valentine was at it again, the latest being his placing Scott Podsednik third in the batting order -- a place where Podsednik has never batted to start a game.
Players like Dustin Pedroia and Cody Ross have at least held the team accountable at times throughout the season, and Pedroia said all he needed to say about the Sox performance after Sunday's loss.
Look no further than the pitching staff when pointing to the Red Sox recent wrong end of back-to-back sweeps.
Daisuke Matsuzaka can't help snap the Sox losing skid. In fact, it's quite the opposite, as Matsuzaka is blasted for six runs in 3.2 innings and the Sox lose in Oakland, 6-2.