With apologies to Jackie Gleason, "And awaaaaaaay we go!"
- With the Red Sox pitching staff starting to diminish thanks to (possible) injury and suspension, Clay Buchholz and Devern Hansack are also injured. Hat tip to our good friend Kevin Thomas for that one.
- The Celtics edged the 76ers without the suspended Ray Allen.
- UMaine baseball improved to 20-13 on the season with a sweep of Hartford.
- Dice-K left the game with "arm fatigue", J-Mas (Justin Masterson) pitched 4 sterling innings of relief. Get away game this afternoon at 3:35 PM on the usual stations (WJAB 96.3 Radio, NESN for TV).
- The Sea Dogs close out their first homestand of the year tonight at 6 PM, looking for a sweep against New Britain. Tickets are available at the Sea Dogs website.