What else? Pedroia walked twice and singled, Manny walked and singled, Drew hit a home run, even Schilling got a hit ... umm, but he gave up 10 hits and six runs in 4.1 innings and things got worse from there.
DFA Timlin now.
Curt Schilling (3.80, 118 ERA+) / Chuck James (4.16, 99 ERA+)
Atlanta is 1.5 GB the Mets in the NL East. Redsox.com:
LHP James, whose fastball hovers in the high 80s, left the ball up against Minnesota in his last start. As a result, he was pounded; he yielded six runs, all earned, on nine hits and three homers. Before the debacle at the Metrodome, James had thrown quality starts in his previous three outings.7:00 tonight, but 7:30 on Tuesday and Wednesday.