The defeat dropped the Sox to 3-8 against the Yankees this season and left them 13 12 games behind the Yanks in the American League East.
The Red Sox released former Cubs phenom Mark Prior today. Prior was working on a comeback to the majors with the PawSox.
So, Larry Lucchino thinks it's the "cynical and jaded" media making a mountain out of a molehill? Fine, then we'll ask the fans what they think.
It's August 17, and the Sox playoff chances are dwindling by the day. You probably didn't need POFF to tell you that, but it does.