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No white flag for depleted Red Sox

After losing Dustin Pedroia to DL again, team still believes in postseason chances

Updated: August 21, 2010, 10:22 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- The hot streak is coming.

Yes, you heard that right.

Before the Boston Red Sox were completely thrashed, losing 16-2 with their best pitcher on the mound to the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night at Fenway Park, general manager Theo Epstein said he still believes this club has what it takes to make a strong push in the American League East standings en route to a postseason berth.

"Yeah. We haven't gotten hot yet," Epstein said. "We've been looking forward ...

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