Boston Red Sox (32-22) at Philadelphia Phillies (26-27)
Franklin Morales (0-0, 0.00) vs. Jonathan Pettibone (3-0, 3.21)
TIME: 7:05, Citizens Bank Park
TV: Comcast Sportsnet
Weather: 86, Partly Cloudy
Media: Twitter and Facebook
For the second time this series, the Phillies will catch a break by missing an ace-caliber pitcher. On Monday, it was Clay Buchholz who the BoSox held back due to shoulder soreness. Tonight, Boston will push back Jon Lester to take Buchholz’s scheduled start tomorrow. Pitching in Lester’s wake will be the versatile Franklin Morales, who is expected to be a reliever for the Sox over the long haul. Morales, 27, has yet to make an appearance this season. Over the course of his career, Morales has made five appearances against the Phils, with his lone start coming way back in 2007 as a member of the Rockies. In other words, he’s a pitcher the Phils haven’t really seen, and that usually spells trouble. Among the hitters starting tonight, only Jimmy Rollins has fa...