It's time to find a different spot in the batting order for the veteran Boston Red Sox center fielder.
For the first time since 1979, a trio of Red Sox players have been honored with American League Gold Glove awards.
Much like the 2011 AL Wild Card race, the league's MVP race is excitingly close as the season comes to a close. But Ellsbury just separated himself from the pack of candidates.
The Red Sox finally beat the Texas Rangers in 2011, and did it twice the last two nights, with solid pitching and explosive offense leading the charge.
Little to no health in the starting pitching department? No problem, if you're the Boston Red Sox.
Throwing Jarrod Saltalamacchia into the everyday Red Sox lineup and insisting on keeping Carl Crawford in the leadoff spot are mistakes the BoSox manager needs to stop making.
On paper, the 2011 Boston Red Sox look set to win the AL East. But only health and consistency from key players will get the hometown squad there.
The 2011 Boston Red Sox starting rotation is all set, but the revamped bullpen is still shaping up.
Even though he went to the Evil Empire for a few years, Boston would gladly welcome back Johnny Damon, the king of the 2004 World Series Idiots.
Far from being "soft," Jacoby Ellsbury did all he could to come back from five broken ribs. It just turned out to be a lost season for him.