BOSTON -- This time, it wasn't the starting pitching. It was the poor defense by the starting pitching.
When the Red Sox streaked to the best record in baseball, it was because of their starting pitching.
ARLINGTON, Texas -- John Lackey got saddled with the loss Saturday night, but that wasn't necessarily indicative of how he pitched.
It's time to take another look at whose stock is on the rise, and who needs to step it up in this week's edition of 3 Up, 3 Down.
BOSTON -- John Lackey was activated from 22 days on the disabled list to start the homestand finale against the Astros on Sunday.