The Red Sox, limping home after a 1-8 road trip, are off today. Should they have taken advantage of the break in the schedule to change managers?
Red Sox minor leaguer Bryce Brentz is working his way up to the big leagues, and has recently been called up to the PawSox. It's been a slow start there, but he's adjusting.
The arrival of John Farrell in Boston on Friday will rekindle speculation that he's the Red Sox' choice to Bobby Valentine. But is he? And does he want the job?
Here's your wakeup call -- a combination of newsworthy andor interesting tidbits -- for Thursday, September 6.