Minnesota Twins defeat Boston Red Sox, 3-2

With Curt Schilling scratched from yesterday's scheduled outing - perhaps in advance of a Game 2 start against the Angels - it was up to Julian Tavarez to close out the final game of the 2007 regular season.

And, while it didn't exactly go well early for the starter/reliever, he made it through three innings before handing the ball to Jon Lester with a three-run deficit that eventually turned into a 3-2 loss.

Though the team isn't announcing its rotation for the postsea...