As it happens, winning games does not tend to engender more conversation. The results: fewer links, harder to find. But who in their right mind would complain if it means three-in-a-row for the Sox?
Back In Boston
Kevin Youkilis doesn't think Jed Lowrie will hit .500 all season -- Brian MacPherson, Providence Journal
Perhaps the least impactful show of doubt the world has ever seen.
He was also surprised by the booing of Daisuke -- Mike Petraglia, WEEI
Marco Scutaro Happy With Lowrie's Hot Streak -- Alex Speier, WEEI
Carl Crawford Hits Wall - Dan Duggan, Boston Herald
The Longest Game's Anniversary -- Evan Drellich & Jason Mastrodonato, MLB.com
Featuring the Paw Sox, Cal Ripken Jr., and Wade Boggs.
Geoffrey Mutai Wins 115th Running Of Boston Marathon In Record Time -- Ryan Hudson, SB Nation Boston
It's not baseball, but it is the background to the Patriots Day game.
Around The AL East
Red Sox 9, Blue Jays 1 (The View From The Other Side) -- Tom Dakers, Bluebird Banter
Blue Jays Trade David Purcey To A's For Dan Farquhar -- Tom Dakers, Bluebird Banter
Twins 5, Orioles 3 -- Andrew G., Camden Chat
Clay Rapada Replaces DL-Bound Chris Jakubauskas -- Stacey, Camden Chat
Rays 5, White Sox 0 -- B. Woodrum, DRaysBay
Pedro Feliciano Chooses Rehab Over Surgery -- Travis G., Pinstripe Alley
MLB In General
Reds' Mike Leake Arrested For Theft -- Grant Brisbee & Rob Neyer, Baseball Nation
I will never understand why guys with million dollar signing bonuses steal $60 worth of shirts.