It’s always interesting to see how certain events are framed by the writers over at Redsox.com (the team’s official website). For example, after getting crushed by the Yankees 9-1 and having their best starter chased from the game in the 3rd inning, we click on the team website and see this:
Lester off as Red Sox’s progress stalls
Yes, that’s it. Their “progress” has “stalled”. Just to recap, the “progress” includes going 5 and 17 in September, losing 6 out of their last 7, and setting up quite possibly the worst regular season choke in baseball history.