The Red Sox looked good for a while in Detroit last night then suffered a painful loss in 12 innings.
The notebook has Josh Beckett ready to rejoin the rotation, updates on Mike Cameron and Jacoby Ellsbury and a long (but successful) outing for Jonathan Papelbon.
Nick Cafardo writes that the Tigers have a keeper in rookie Brennan Boesch.
The Red Sox got a big lift from their bench in the weeks after Mike Cameron and Jacoby Ellsbury went on the disabled list.
In the Sunday Baseball Notes, Nick takes a look at the surprising San Diego Padres.