Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 5/9/13
There aren't many spot starts that fans get as excited for as they did when Allen Webster was called upon to take the mound against the Twins Wednesday night. Webster went from the young gun slinger to another Pawtucket hand me down in less than 24 hours against Minnesota. Webster was chased after pitching just 1 2/3 innings and being charged with 8 earned runs last night. Certainly not the performance any fans or especially the Red Sox were hoping for. Had he had a decent start Webster may still be on the 40 man roster and getting ready for his next go at it against the Blue Jays. Webster gave up 3 doubles, 2 home runs and walked 3 against a Minnesota team whose bats have come alive in this series. Here's Webster post game comments; The team did all they could to help me out,” “I just went back out there, and if I had put up a zero (in the second inning), we probably would have won the game. I didn’t.”“I had to make a pitch here or there with every one of my pitches, and every tim...
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