If Mariano Rivera had to choose either Robinson Cano or Dustin Pedroia to play second base, he would choose the former Yankee, right?
BOSTON -- Clay Buchholz is 9-0, with an American League-leading 1.71 ERA. The Red Sox are 11-1 in his starts. But, they enter Wednesday’s game 8-8 since Buchholz has been on the DL.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Throughout spring training, the Red Sox talked of the importance of a deep starting rotation well beyond the five starters with which they would open the season.