The left-coast blues are getting worse for the sox. They were out-hit for the 4th straight game.
It's about time to bring back the "July Swoon
" posts again
. They have only scored more than 4 runs twice in 12 games in July. To put that in perspective, The Sox scored 4 or more runs in each of the final 8 games of June.
Topping it all off, making it a perfect
day, Frank Thomas, who was already on the DL, has been found to have a stress fracture
. There appears to be no reason to believe that he'll require surgery, but he should be expected to miss 2 months. According to the article, he will be reevaluated in 4 weeks, at which point it's my guess that they will announce the full extent of the injury, and reveal that Frank will be gone for the entire year.
Nothing to substantiate that scenario, but let's just say I have a feeling.