Bobby Valentine has a lot on his plate, but not much talent to work with. After trading away the team's best hitter and punting the rest of the season, Valentine now must balance keeping his job and playing the youngsters.
We're getting dangerously close to the point where we start wondering how high next year's Red Sox draft pick will be. Not a good sign.
Here's your wakeup call -- a combination of newsworthy andor interesting tidbits -- for Tuesday, September 4.
Sean McAdam and Maureen Mullen break down the week that was, the week that is, and the weeks ahead that will be involving the Red Sox.