In the first game of the season the Red Sox have already made it difficult for me to pick the top 3 stars of the game. This column will run after every game. The idea is to pick 3 players from either team, who put in the best performances, just like the 3 stars of the game for hockey. I will be keeping track of who earns the awards and with that will be able to accurately predict who will be the Red Sox MVP for 2013. like previously mentioned the team had an excellent performance and it was difficult to pick 3 players who had the best performances. With that being said here are your 3 stars of the game:
3rd star of the game: Jon Lester
Lester had quite the pitching performance, and deserved the win that he got. During his 5 inning performance he threw 96 pitches 63 of them for strikes. He gave up 5 hits and 2 earned runs. He had 2 walks and 7 strikeouts. His current season ERA is 3.60.
2nd star of the game: Jose Iglesias
The short stop rookie had a fantastic game both at the plate a...