BOSTON — The Sox elected to go with righthanded-hitting Jonny Gomes in left over switch-hitting Daniel Nava, despite the presence of righty Masahiro Tanaka.
BOSTON -- Forget their average with runners in scoring position, or their on-base percentage from the leadoff spot.
BOSTON -- The Red Sox had trouble retiring hitters they should have handled and paid for it.
Jon Lester and the Red Sox 'pushed the pause button' on new contract talks until the end of the season. On Saturday, reports emerged of the Red Sox' offer of a four-year deal in the area of $70 mi