The Red Sox lost to Oakland yesterday 3 to 2. The Sox head into the All Star break in fdirst place in the AL East.

The Atlanata Braves enter the break with the largest lead of any of the six division leaders. They are 6 games ahead of Washington in the NL East. St. Louis has a one-game lead over Pittsburgh in the NL Central. The Diamond Backs have a two-and-a-half game lead over the Dodgers in the West.

The Tigers are a game-and-a-half ahead of Cleveland in the AL Central while Oakland has a two game lead over Texas in the West.

The Pro Football Hall-of-Fame has removed an award-winning picture of Aaron Hernandez from its walls. The Hall says they did it "io the spirit of good taste."

Here's the morning sports report.