The Red Sox had an exciting week this past week, going 4-3 but having 2 come from behind wins over the weekend against Cleveland. Currently they are 31-20 and are tied for first place with the Yankees. This week the Red Sox play a home and home series against the Phillies and then have a 3 game series against the New York Yankees, a series that will be important for the standings of the AL East.
Monday: Tyler Cloyd vs Alfredo Aceves
After Clay Buchholz was scratched from his start it was announced that Aceves would start for the Red Sox, a worst case scenario for Red Sox fans. Aceves is 1-1 on the year with a 8.20 ERA. Cloyd is pitching in place of Roy Halliday because of injury and is 1-0 with a 2.70 ERA. The game is at 7:10 on NESN.
Tuesday: Cliff Lee vs Ryan Dempster
Dempster is coming off 3 rough outings and is looking to turn it around against a struggling Phillies offense. He is 2-5 with a 4.69 ERA. Lee had his best outing of the year last ti...