DETROIT – It hasn’t always been easy for John Lackey in his tenure with the Red Sox, either on the field or off.
From start to finish, John Lackey may have been Boston's most consistently solid starting pitcher.
DETROIT – The old cliché is: Momentum is as good as the next day’s starting pitcher.
John Lackey, step right up.
BOSTON – Will Middlebrooks will be the Red Sox starting third baseman for Game 1 of their ALCS matchup against the Tigers.