John Lackey crouched down behind the mound 12 pitches in to his 13-pitch battle with Dustin Ackley in the fourth inning.
John Lackey held his hands above his head as he stood at home plate, exuding equal parts shock, anger and confusion.
OAKLAND -- Clay Buchholz is here and ready to pitch for the Red Sox again. When that happens, though, is less obvious.
John Lackey is pitching like a No. 1 starter this season.
Next season, he's going to be paid like a journeyman.