The season is fading away as the Red Sox lost, 4-1, to the Yankees.
Nick Cafardo writes about the drama that may or may not have been started by Kelly Shoppach. And Ben Cherington gets to the bigger issues.
Ryan Lavarnway is getting his chance to catch after making defensive strides. Alex Prewitt has the story.
The notebook has Carl Crawford about to get Tommy John surgery.
Dan Shaughnessy writes that Cherington owned up to the problems. (Subscription required).