BOSTON - The "I's" need to be dotted, and the "T's" crossed, but numerous reports are that the Red Sox will sign Cuban defector Rusney Castillo to a seven-year, $72 million contract.
BOSTON - One day after leaving the game in the top of the fourth inning due to a family medical emergency, outfielder Yoenis Cespedes is back in the lineup.
BOSTON - Three things we learned in the Red Sox' 2-0 loss to the Angels on Thursday night at Fenway Park:
1. The Red Sox have something with Rubby.
BOSTON - Rubby De La Rosa had just loaded the bases in the 2nd inning with back-to-back walks.
What's worse? The top of the Angles lineup was staring him right in the face.