Sox wallop Yankees

Stories from an old-fashioned blowout at Fenway lead our posting this morning. We also have news on Scott Pioli’s contract extension, the New York sports headlines, and some more links in the blogosphere to yesterday Scott’s Shots article.

Plenty of good times at Fenway last night, as the Red Sox pounded the Yankees, 17-1 (box score).

Chris Snow writes in his game story that Trot Nixon’s son will be getting a new pair of Air Jordans, thanks to the right fielder

Random Quote

There were obvious ethical questions (consumer fraud, anyone?) about holding out ALL of his starters and regulars in the final exhibition.

— Kevin Mannix, Boston Herald, 09/05/04