Toronto Blue Jays defeat Boston Red Sox, 7-2

The music was cranked up pretty high in the Red Sox clubhouse and MVP candidate David Ortiz was joking with the media, who were intent on asking him about the team's plight and his botched bunt attempt in the seventh inning.

With last night's 7-2 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays, the Sox fell a game behind the Yankees (who beat the Orioles, 2-1) in the American League East, but remained tied for the wild-card lead with the Cleveland Indians (who lost, 1-0, to the Devil Ray...

Bill James was in the house, but his computer probably was already exhausting enough megabytes trying to explain how Bronson Arroyo was gone three batters into the fourth inning while the rest of the Red Sox managed just one hit in 10 at-bats with runners in scoring position during last night's 7-2 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays.

Mrs. Koykka, my high school Algebra II teacher, didn't have much use for baseball or for me, so she wasn't an option, either.

I could have t...