The Red Sox are at the midway point of the season, and at 43-43 it's safe to things aren't going as planned. Not all the grades are pretty, but there's still time to raise that GPA.
Kevin Youkilis was named the AL Player of the Week on Monday, adding insult to injury for Boston.
Jonathan Papelbon left the Sox for Philadelphia over the offseason, but finds himself going through a similar situation as Boston right now. Still, Terry Francona's and Theo Epstein's exit made it an easier decision for him.
The Sox crack analyst almost won MLB's first Home Run Derby
David Ortiz' sterling first half got him to Kansas City for the All-Star Game . . . but, for once, he's the only Red Sox player there.