Found April 24, 2013 on NESN.com:
Allen Webster’s second big league start could come sooner than expected. Alfredo Aceves was optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket after Wednesday’s game against the Athletics. That means the Red Sox will be turning elsewhere if John Lackey is unavailable to return for Sunday’s start against the Astros. Webster should make sure his phone is charged, as he’ll likely be the first one to receive a call. Manager John Farrell was asked about Aceves, who was lit up on Tuesday night, prior to Wednesday’s game, and he sounded like a man whose patience was running a bit thin. This isn’t to say Farrell was frustrated, or even concerned about the right-hander having possibly called out his teammates following Tuesday’s game, but it was clear the Red Sox skipper expected more out of Aceves. Aceves allowed eight runs (seven earned) on seven hits in 3 1/3 innings on Tuesday. Making matters worse was that he put together one of the ugliest innings imaginable for a pitcher. He gave up six runs, surrendered...
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