Peep Show

Updated: August 19, 2003, 11:51 AM ET
By Jim Baker

American League

Boston Red Sox: Todd Walker was not imported for his defense, which is a good thing because, as Steven Krasner of the Providence Journal points out, that is not his strong suit. Hitting was supposed to be, however, and it that end of his game was working out nicely for the first two months of the year. Since early June he has been falling short in that category as well, prompting a drop in the batting order.

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