Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 6/27/13
Ben Whitehead Contributing Writer Are you ready for this? You’d better be, because it’s big…nay, huge…nay, GINORMOUS! Fenway Park plays host to the most crucial four-game set to end the month of June, likely ever. The American League East-leading Boston Red Sox (47-33) open a series against East Division rival Toronto Blue Jays (39-38) tonight. Yeah, it’s only June, but what’s at stake gives this series an October-ish feel, minus cold weather. It’s going to be hot and muggy. Oh, the weather will be, too. Forget the fact that the Blue Jays are in last place in the AL East. They are one of the hottest teams in baseball. Toronto has won 12 of its last 14 games, including 11-in-a-row, and their jolt got kick-started at the same place they visit this weekend. On May 10-12, the Jays took the final two games to win the series 2-1 against Boston and went on their tremendous run to move from over 10 games out to as close as five and over .500 for the first time this season. Jon Lester ai...
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