Back on Track

The Red Sox bats exploded in the eighth and their bullpen returned to form as they beat the Blue Jays 9-3 at SkyDome last night. Jeff Horrigan, Sean McAdam, and Bob Hohler have game stories.

Dan Shaughnessy tells us these Red Sox are struggling in the field. Tony Massarotti has a look at Alan Embree who put out the fire in a tie game with the bases loaded in a disastrous sixth inning for Derek Lowe and the Red Sox. David Heuschkel has a more in depth look at Embree and the decision to go with a more experienced reliever early in the game. Many in Red Sox nation have been critical of Tito

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However, it’s nice to see that Belichick is still feisty. He just turned 60 years old and it’s been seven seasons (going on eight) since the Patriots last won the big one. Three rings bought a lot of good will, but even he has to realize that the bank account’s getting low.

— Mark Farinella, Sun-Chronicle, 6/17/12