Broken record: Beckett buries Sox

Updated: August 9, 2012, 1:15 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Boston Red Sox starter Josh Beckett stood at his locker after a 10-9 loss to the Texas Rangers on Wednesday and didn't seem bothered by his recent back spasms, or the fact that many of the 37,716 fans in attendance booed him when he came out of the game.

The right-hander allowed a season-high eight runs on eight hits, including three home runs, but did not factor into the decision because his teammates bailed him out in the later innings. Prior to Wednesday's start, Beckett had ...

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