Found April 07, 2012 on NESN.com:
The Red Sox still have one of the best offenses in all of baseball. Even as their season came crashing down last year, they continued to hit. Where they ultimately fell short, however, was on the mound. As the Boston pitching fell apart, so did the team. That's not to say the Sox don't have a talented rotation, though. Far from it actually. Look no further than Opening Day for a prime example of that. Jon Lester wasn't able to come away with a win over Justin Verlander and the Tigers, but the left-hander left little doubt that he is...
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