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The cavalry is coming, and it’s just in time for the stretch run. For the Red Sox, that simply means Clay Buchholz is on his way back. The right-hander continues his rehab assignments, and it’s believed he could return as early as next week in Tampa Bay. There’s no understating how important Buchholz could be, especially if he returns to anything close to what he was before being injured. The right-hander was 9-0 with a 1.71 ERA in his 12 starts before being injured, numbers that had him among baseball’s best pitchers in the season’s early going. Now, with the Sox set to enter their most important stretch of the season, they could be getting back one of their most important pieces. When that happens, though, how does that affect the rest of what’s been a very, very good rotation? Don Orsillo tackles that and more in his weekly NESN.com mailbag. Do you think John Farrell has made a huge impact on the team? –David Gao I do. I think right from the day he arrived he changed the feel of ...
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