Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 5/6/13
Coming into the 2013 season if you asked anyone in Red Sox nation who the ace of the club was the almost unanimous answer would have been Jon Lester. Now, the unanimous answer has to be Clay Buchholz. More than just being the Red Sox ace so far this season, Buchholz has been one of the league's best pitchers and looking to become the first 7 game winner tonight against the Minnesota Twins. If you were to ask anyone in Toronto about Clay they'd simply tell you he's the best because he's throwing spitballs and cheating on the mound, but that's just a team who got dominated trying to justify their horrid season. Clay has come into his own and in turn is owning every batter and team he has faced thus far. Lets get into some of Clay's phenomenal stats this season courtesy of BaseballReference.com ; We know he's 6-0 on the young season and also has an MLB leading 1.01 ERA. An ERA that low will most likely rise over the course of the season which is to be expected, but with an offense like the
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