According Jon Heyman's twitter feed, the Red Sox are considered favorites to sign Carlos Beltran.
Let me be the first hope that those considerations are false.
This is the last regularly scheduled Nation STATion of the season; that is not to say you have read the last of me, but it is the end of my twice-weekly contributions to CSNNE.com.
BOSTON When Carl Crawford was hit by a Brett Anderson fastball, on the second pitch of his second at-bat, it raised a few eyebrows and a few hackles.
By Jessica Camerato
BOSTON - Call it an off-night. They happen, and Clay Buchholz knows that the most important thing is bouncing back from them.