The good news: Adam Dunn came through with a bottom-of-the-ninth homer against the Yankees on Thursday. We’ve been waiting for dramatic dingers like that.

The bad news: it wasn’t dramatic. The Sox were trailing 7-1 at the time. Dunn’s blow made the final score 7-2.

The badder news: the Yankees killed the Sox, sweeping the four-game series at the Cell by a combined run total of 34 to 11.

But back to Dunn: