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Where to even begin?
In a nutshell:
David Ortiz was listed as one of the 104 names who tested positive for performance enhancing drugs in 2003 along with former teammate Manny Ramirez
Theo Epstein executed a top notch trade in landing Cleveland Indians C/1B/DH Victor Martinez in exchange for Justin Masterson, Nick Hagadone, and Bryan Price.
He also threw a curveball and traded away Adam LaRoche for Casey Kotman of the Atlanta Braves
Kevin Youkilis' bat has finally woken up. Saturday night he went 4-for-4 with a home run and is 13 for his last 25 with two home runs and five runs batted in.
Sunday July 26 - Saturday August 1
Weekly record: 4-3
Overall record: 61-42
AL East standing: 2nd, 0.5 games behind New York
Runs scored: 41
Opponents' runs scored: 35
Home runs: 8; David Ortiz (2), Dustin Pedroia (2), Kevin Youkilis (2), Mike Lowell (1), Jacoby Ellsbury (1)
Games left: 59
Weeks left: 11