The tarp is down but the gates are open and expectations are that the Red Sox will be able to play through the raindrops.
We'll keep you posted on any developments.
UPDATE, 12:45 p.m.: The tarp is still down and the rain is a little more steady.
Given that this is the last game the Padres will play at Fenway this season and both teams are off tomorrow, they will wait a good long time to try and get this one in. Like all night.
UPDATE, 1:21 p.m.: The tarp is still down, so obviously we will not be starting on time. But the rain seems to be letting up.
UPDATE, 1:29 p.m.: The tarp is coming off the field. There was joy in the land. First pitch at 2:05 p.m.