Originally written on Sox and Dawgs  |  Last updated 9/8/12
New day, same old suck from the hometown team. But I will say this. They didn't go quietly. The Toronto Blue Jays got out to an early 4-0 lead and then held on to beat the Boston Red Sox 7-5 in front of 37,156 rain-soaked fans. I say that only because there was a one hour and 28 minute rain delay before the game. It was funny too because the one storm cell that passed over Fenway seemed to linger as it put out some nice lightning and heavy thunder. Maybe this was Mother Nature's way of saying, I'm not letting you start on time since y'all haven't fired Bobby Valentine. Valentine wasn't the reason they lost though last night. It was the suck factor from Felix Doubront. But I'm not going to say anything else bad about him. For a better of the season, he was the best pitcher on the Red Sox starting staff. And things could be a lot worse for the team standings wise if it weren't for him early on. Doubront right now is going where he's never gone before in the big leagues. After l...
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