Found June 05, 2013 on RedSoxLife:
The Guru Contributing Writer The Boston Red Sox (36-23) and Texas Rangers (35-22) face off for game two of the three game set tonight at Fenway Park. The Sox are 18-12 at home and have won four of five at Fenway. Last night the Sox won a laugher scoring 17 runs, hitting four home runs including Jackie Bradley Jr’s first of his career. Four Red Sox players, Stephen Drew, Daniel Nava, Jarrod Saltalamacchia and Mike Carp each had at least three hits off six Ranger pitchers including outfielder David Murphy who proved to be Texas’ best arm of the night. John Lackey is on the hill for the Red Sox. Lackey is 3-5 with a 2.96 ERA on the year. Lackey pitched well, but lost his last start in Philadelphia giving up 6 hits, 3 runs in 5 innings. At Fenway Park this year Lackey is 2-3 with a 0.90 ERA and 20 strikeouts in 20 innings pitched. Lackey has faced the Rangers 38 times in his career which is tied for the fourth most all-time. Only Jack Morris (41), Roger Clemens (40) and Mike Moore (3...
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