Prescription starts with more pitching

Originally Published: September 15, 2006
By Keith Law | Scouts Inc.

The Red Sox were widely expected to contend for the AL East crown and a trip back to the World Series this year, and for about 4½ months, those goals remained realistic. While their season more or less ended with a five-game sweep at the hands of the Yankees, the seeds of the Red Sox's demise were already sown earlier in the year -- and even a bit in the offseason.