Can we stop panicking now?

Wins in 6 of past 7 games vs. stiff competition proof Sox are figuring things out

Updated: May 25, 2010, 9:07 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- More cowbell?

That's quite enough, thank you.

For the 110th consecutive year since the American League came into existence, the pennant will not be decided by Memorial Day.

And even if the Tampa Bay Rays rebound from Monday night's 6-1 loss to the Red Sox to win the next two at Tropicana Field, the race to the top won't be settled by Father's Day, your kid's high school graduation, the Fourth of July, the World Cup final, Patriots training camp, Labor ...

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