Found July 04, 2012 on Fenway West:
Jon Lester took the mound for the Sox in hopes of evening the series.  He did his job, unfortunately he saw the usually reliable bullpen let him down when Alfredo Aceves blew his 4th save of the season.  Ugh. Lester had a rough first inning.  Like Dice-K he got tagged by a former Sox when Coco Crisp hit a leadoff HR to start the game.  Sox 0-1.  He threw 31 pitches to get through the 1st inning.  After that though, he settled down really well and pitched an absolute gem.  Lester retired 12 As batters in a row before giving up his next hit.  His line for the night was 107 pitches, 6.2 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 BB, 9 Ks.  He looked great.  When Bobby V came to get him in the 7th inning it was clear Lester would have preferred to stay out there and finish it.  However, Padilla came out and got a K to end the inning.  Padilla pitched himself into trouble in the 8th when the inning started with an error from Aviles and then Padilla gave up a single.  Padilla had the bases loaded with one out and ...

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