AL Wild Card
At Game 162 of the season, Dan Roche reflects back on the 161 that got the Red Sox to the point they are at.
Rookie Ryan Lavarnway became the unlikeliest of heroes for Boston, hitting his first two major league homers.
Jon Heyman joined Gresh, Zo and Dan Shaughnessy to discuss the Red Sox collapse and more.
Gresh & Zo discussed the continuing collapse by the Red Sox, as they now stand tied in the Wild Card with two games remaining.
Boston’s 17th loss in 22 games enabled Tampa Bay to finally pull even in the duel for the league’s final playoff spot.
The Tampa Bay Rays moved into a tie with the Boston Red Sox for the wild-card lead, beating the New York Yankees 5-2.
It is time for the Red Sox to take care of business in Baltimore. Or as closer Jonathan Papelbon puts it; “grind and shine.”
B.J. Upton and Ben Zobrist homered in the first inning to back Wade Davis, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2 Sunday to pull within a half-game of the Boston Red Sox for the AL wild-card lead.
The bumbling Boston Red Sox lost yet again, with A.J. Burnett making his most impressive start in nearly three months and Jorge Posada hitting a two-run homer that led the New York Yankees to a 6-2 victory in the opener of Sunday’s day-night doubleheader.
Gresh & Zo discussed the continuing awful play of the Boston Red Sox and how it’s all gone wrong.