Ranaudo sends Boston a clear message

Updated: July 12, 2010, 4:34 PM ET
By Jason A. Churchill

While we were away checking out Team USA and the MLB Futures Game, Anthony Ranaudo was at it again, putting the Boston Red Sox in an interesting situation. The right-hander tossed six hitless innings Thursday, walking four and punching out six. He's yet to allow any earned runs and boasts a 22-7 K/BB ratio in 23 2/3 innings of work.