Boston Red Sox defeat Chicago White Sox, 14-2

CHICAGO -- Terry Francona was asleep during what may have been a signature moment in the American League East race.

Given that it took place in the middle of the night, hours before the Red Sox' 14-2 victory yesterday made it three straight blowout wins over the Chicago White Sox, he was not alone.

"I got my sack with my salad that I took up to my room," Francona said. "I woke up next to the lettuce. Out."

But Sox owner John W. Henry, whose other business interests t...