Oakland Athletics defeat Boston Red Sox, 8-3

OAKLAND, Calif. - It's like the dream that won't stop coming.

The Red Sox. Except, for Rich Harden, this one isn't a nightmare. But it keeps returning anyway, the good vibes flowing from his right arm to the plate, where if it seems like this season has been an unending parade of Boston batters, that's not all that far from the truth.

Though he wasn't quite as dominating as he was in two previous starts against the Sox - he's made three of five starts against Boston thi...