"The depth is people you've never heard of… They have taken a significant hit with their depth." - Dan Shaughnessy
The Red Sox team has a collective .194 average with runners in scoring position, tied for second-to-last in the American League.
The news was better for both Dustin Pedroia and Koji Uehara as each continued to bounce back from weekend health scares that had the Red Sox worried about their availability.
Mike Napoli was out of the starting lineup Tuesday night, a day after suffering a dislocated left ring finger in a slide into second base.