Worries over a sweep at the hands of the Orioles today rumbled through Midtown offices.
Taking a quick look at the games remaining: (h/t Ben Badler)
Red Sox—BAL (7), NYY (3)
Rays—NYY (7), TOR (3)
A one-click jaunt to Coolstandings, with playoff probabilities before today's action:
|Photo by: Darren McCollester|
Tampa Bay 8.6%
LA Angels 5.1%
With the favorable schedule, a 2 game lead could be enough for the struggling Red Sox to fight through the finish line with a playoff berth.
Don't panic, yet, Sox fans.
Try not to even sweat it if today's Weiland / Lackey double feature ends up a looking like a horror show.