They dropped the last game of this series to the Tribe before heading to Tampa Bay.
In other news, Manny Ramírez takes leave of Boston for Los Angeles. There was talk about him coming to the Marlins, but I guess he’d rather see what life is like out in Shakeytown for a while.
It’s interesting that two teams — at least the ones I follow — have both traded away future Hall of Famers for future prospects. That indicates that they’re looking beyond this season, plus they’re aware of the fact that both players have probably done all they can for the team it’s time for them both to move on and give the younger players a chance.