Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 6/28/13
Ben Whitehead Contributing Writer Jon Lester left Thursday night’s game against the Toronto Blue Jays with an apparent hip injury after pitching masterfully for 7-plus innings. This comes after word that Clay Buchholz will have to remain out a few more days with his injured neck not fully healed. Yup, the top two pitchers on the Red Sox staff are ailing. Never good news for any team, but especially these Boston Red Sox, the team with the best record in the American League and tied for the most wins in baseball (48). We’ve already seen Allen Webster come up and make a few starts, as well as Alfredo Aceves bouncing back and forth between Boston and Pawtucket. There’s one other name out there as a potential future starter for the Red Sox and another guy who would fit perfectly in the Sox bullpen. I’ll label them the “De La Brothers” for now. Starter Rubby De La Rosa and reliever Jose De La Torre are finding their groove in Pawtucket and will most certainly be called up to the big l...
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