John Lackey (5-7) vs. B. Morrow (4-4)
Randy Picks: Red Sox Loss Brad Picks: Red Sox Win
The Good: Lackey pitched a great game against the Phillies but took the
The Bad: Morrow struck out 10 in a 7 IP performance against the Pirates.
Could he be the 10th pitcher to strike out 10 or more against the red sox?
Norris was 9th
John Lester (10-4) vs. B. Cecil (1-3)
Randy Picks: Red Sox Win Brad Picks: Red Sox win
The Good: Lester pitched a great game against the Phillies and got the win.
However, he has struggled previously
The Bad: I think Lester's win loss record shows 2 things:
1) it is not a good barometer of how good a pitcher is Lester has struggled
and still has amassed 10 wins
2) which should go under the good, the red sox have a tremendous offense.
Tim Wakefield (4-3) vs R. Romero (7-7)
Randy Picks: Red Sox win Brad picks: Red Sox Loss
The Good: hmmm its the blue jays?
The Bad: Tim Wakefield got smoked against the Astros. Yes the Astros.
Lets hope Bucch is back soon after the All-star break
Romero has gone 7 innings or more in his last 9 starts. damn thats pretty