Sox: Swisher, CF; Cabrera, SS; Thome, DH; Konerko, 1B; Dye, RF; Crede, 3B; Anderson, LF; Uribe, 2B; Phillips, C
Rangers: Ellison, CF; Vazquez, 2B; Mench, LF; Shelton, 1B; Murphy, DH; Mayberry, RF; Laird, C; Metcalf, 3B; Andrus, El, SS
- Jim is thrilled and previews Paulie.
- The Sox purchased the contract of 24-year old RHRP (submariner) Eddie Pena. Pena had a 5.56 ERA with 36 K and 25 BB in 45.1 IP for the Worcester Tornadoes of the independent Can-Am League.
- BTB's brief ERA+ and OPS+ lesson.
- The "Dirty Dozen" Relief Pitchers
- THT: Do pitch counts count? (hat-tip Tango).