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The Boston Red Sox have activated right handed pitcher John Lackey from the disabled list. Lackey, who has missed the last few weeks due to an injury to his biceps is considered healthy enough to start against the Houston Astros on Sunday. Expect him to be watched closely as Lackey is a big part of their starting rotation. The post Boston Red Sox Activate Pitcher John Lackey From Disabled List appeared first on FFLockerRoom | NFL - MLB News | Fantasy Sports Advice | Sports Talk.
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