Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 7/24/13
Ben Whitehead Contributing Writer Tampa Bay’s left-handed pitcher David Price, the reigning AL Cy Young Award winner, will be opposed by another left-handed starter from the Boston Red Sox who is pitching like he wants to win the Cy Young. No, we’re not talking about Jon Lester, who pitched tremendously Tuesday night. Rather, Felix Doubront, the young Venezuelan who is 7-3 with a 3.76 ERA and has won three straight starts. Doubront and Price square off at Fenway Park, as the Red Sox (61-41) and Rays (59-42) each try to grab to upper-hand of this four game series, having split Games 1 and 2. Tampa Bay won the first game behind a phenomenal complete-game shutout by Matt Moore, who held the Sox to two hits. Boston won Game 2 with Lester having a much-needed bounce-back outing after struggling in his previous 11 starts prior to the All-Star Break. Doubront has pitched six-plus innings in eight of his last 10 starts, including going 6.1 innings against the Yankees in his most recent o...
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