Red Sox: A tumultuous offseason
Globe revelationsSeveral revelations in Bob Hohler's Oct. 12 story on the Red Sox detailed just how deep the problems were inside the Red Sox clubhouse, where drinking, excessive eating, and a lack of leadership contributed to the team's demise. Dustin Pedroia was one of the only Sox players to go on the record.
"I just know that playing in Boston, you're required to play your tail off every day to try to win ballgames for this city," Pedroia said. "That's what hurt so much as a player, that we not only let each other down in the clubhouse but we let the city down."