BOSTON - There was a little hope that Pablo Sandoval would make it back to Thursday's lineup.
BOSTON - Three thoughts from the Red Sox' 2-1 loss to the Texas Rangers on Wednesday night at Fenway Park:
1) Rusney Castillo can't fix the Red Sox by himself.
BOSTON - For one night, at least, they could convince themselves that they had been the victim of some tough luck.
STAR OF THE GAME: Phil Klein
Once again, the Red Sox' pitching was very good. Once again, the hitting was anything but.