Jays Celebrate with Early Fireworks at Fenway

The Sox dove into a stretch of games against divisional rivals with a belly flop, a 15-2 spanking at the hands of the Toronto Blue Jays, an unheralded team ranked twenty-fifth in salary yet with just enough pitching to hang around the wild card race at the midway point of the season. Starting pitching, relief pitching and offense were all problems for the Sox last night. In today

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Would it be so bad to be a little more forgiving of the Sox and a little more critical of the Patriots?

— Christopher Gasper, Boston.com 8/18/2010