Jered Weaver's lapse in poise costly

Updated: May 5, 2011, 2:55 PM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

BOSTON -- The Boston Red Sox are like that childhood friend who used to talk you into egging the neighbor's house and running. They seem to bring out the worst in Jered Weaver every time they get together, even years later at the class reunion.

The Los Angeles Angels' ace reverted to an old bad habit in the Angels' 9-5 loss at Fenway Park on Monday night, and the Red Sox -- who else? -- kept him from starting faster than any pitcher in modern baseball history ever has.

He let ...

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