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  1. 5 Potential Pitcher Trade Targets for the Boston Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    If the Boston Red Sox are going to compete next season, they need to undergo a serious overhaul of their starting rotation this offseason. In 2014, the Red Sox finished 26th in the league in starter's ERA with a 4.36 mark, according to ESPN , and that's including the positive contributions made by Jon Lester and John Lackey, both traded in July.

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  2. Boston Red Sox Keys to the Off-Season: Filling Out the Starting RotationRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    ... in 2015. The Red Sox rotation underwent a drastic makeover mid-season when they traded away Jon Lester , John Lackey, Jake Peavy and Felix Doubront. That left the struggling Clay Buchholz as the only holdover from the rotation the team started the ...

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  3. Sorting Out St. Louis Cardinals' 2015 Starting RotationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Rant Sports

    ... heading into 2015? The top three of the Cardinals' rotation is a lock, as Adam Wainwright , Lance Lynn , and John Lackey will occupy these spots. Both Wainwright and Lynn were among the best pitchers in the National League in 2014, each posting ...

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  4. Christian Vazquez' defense, demeanor bode well for his Red Sox futureRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Boston Herald

    Christian Vazquez had been a big leaguer for all of three days and was four innings into his second game with the Red Sox. Yet he still made the 60-foot walk from home plate to the mound in a seemingly futile attempt to calm veteran pitcher John Lackey.

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  5. Stock Watch: Clay Buchholz showed signs of growth in 2014, but Red Sox can't count on himRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | MassLive.com

    ... the July 31 deadline, but his personality did. There was a day in Cincinnati, about two weeks after Jon Lester, John Lackey, Jake Peavy and Felix Doubront were dealt and Buchholz had become the oldest member of the rotation, when you started to see ...

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  6. Baseball America names four Red Sox prospects to International League top-20Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Over The Monster

    ... in finding opportunities. There were plenty of innings to go around this year after the trades of Jon Lester and John Lackey, but the Red Sox are not going to go into 2015 with a rotation weak enough that Ranaudo and Webster will be considered ...

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  7. Buddy Thomas: Offseason a field of dreams for some baseball fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... The decision to unload what was arguably their top two pitchers in late season deals (Jon Lester to Oakland and John Lackey to St Louis) leaves Boston with a crater-like hole at the top of the rotation. To help fill it, the off-season priority will ...

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  8. Joe Kelly: third starter for the Red Sox?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | BoSox Injection

    Sep 14, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Boston Red Sox pitcher Joe Kelly delivers a pitch against the Kansas City Royals during the first inning at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports The Red Sox are expected to acquire at least two starting pitchers this offseason as, after dealing Jon Lester , John Lackey , and Jake Peavy away this summer, their rotation is quite depleted.

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  9. John Lackey settles down for Cardinals - after a very bad firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Boston.com

    John Lackey felt he was one pitch away from standing on the mound in the seventh inning of Tuesday's Game 3 of the National League Championship Series with a shutout. But after securing the first two outs in the first inning, the one pitch he missed opened the floodgates for four runs and put the Cardinals in a tough position.

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  10. Why A.J. Pierzynski Is the Key for the Cardinals for the Rest of the NLCSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | BleacherReport

    ... careful handling of the club's pitching staff. After surrendering four runs in the first inning, he helped guide John Lackey through five consecutive scoreless innings. With the help of Pierzynski, Lackey was able to give the Cardinals quality ...

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  11. Lackey hangs zeros after rocky first inningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | St. Louis Cardinals

    The results suggest otherwise, but Cardinals starting pitcher John Lackey said there wasn't a whole lot of difference between how he pitched in the first inning of Game 3 of the National League Championship Series against the Giants and the five innings that followed. "I felt pretty good, even in the first inning," Lackey told reporters after the Cardinals' 5-4, 10-inning loss to the Giants on Tuesday at AT&T Park.

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  12. Pablo SandovalRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Sports Network

    ... go the Cards will likely go with veteran A.J. Pierzynski behind the plate. Pierzynski caught Game 3 starter John Lackey 18 times this season while both were in Boston and twice more since they've been in St. Louis. "I do a lot of my own work as far ...

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  13. St. Louis Cardinals announce NLCS Game 3 lineup and it has one salty batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Viva El Birdos

    ... games caught for the Cardinals. Matheny has selected an Animal House battery for Game 3: salty bulldog John Lackey will be throwing to A.J. Pierzynski in a reunion of opening-day Red Sox . Expect a few F -bombs. Predictably, Grichuk is in the lineup ...

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  14. Cards hope to keep catcher Molina in mixRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The China Post

    ... pitcher Tim Hudson will have the task of containing the Cardinals in game three, while St. Louis will send John Lackey to the mound. Giants manager Bruce Bochy said his team felt confident after claiming one victory in hostile territory. But he ...

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  15. NLCS Game 3: STL-SF in-game notebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... to make the cut to start. A.J. Pierzynski starts for St. Louis instead, pairing with former Red Sox teammate John Lackey . Tim Hudson may have spent Monday's off-day reveling in his first career trip to the National League Championship Series, but ...

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  16. (L-R) Matt Adams and Buster PoseyRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Sports Network

    ... go the Cards will likely go with veteran A.J. Pierzynski behind the plate. Pierzynski caught Game 3 starter John Lackey 18 times this season while both were in Boston and twice more since they've been in St. Louis. "I do a lot of my own work as far ...

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  17. Pierzynski to start Game 3 for CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Morning Call

    ... Dodgers. Pierzynski's arm could be put to the test when the Giants get on base. Cardinals starting pitcher John Lackey has an 84 percent stolen base rate against him since he returned from Tommy John surgery last year and Pierzynski has thrown out ...

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  18. Cards' Molina (oblique) not in Game 3 lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | ESPN

    ... the 2004 World Series. A.J. Pierzynski will get the start and bat sixth for St. Louis. His batterymate will be John Lackey , his teammate earlier this season with the Boston Red Sox before both ended up in St. Louis. Tony Cruz had replaced Molina in ...

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  19. (L-R) Matt Adams and Buster PoseyRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Sports Network

    ... go the Cards will likely go with veteran A.J. Pierzynski behind the plate. Pierzynski caught Game 3 starter John Lackey 18 times this season while both were in Boston and twice more since they've been in St. Louis. "I do a lot of my own work as far ...

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  20. Nine to Know: Red Sox Stats Pack - Rainout Theater EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Boston.com

    ... in scoring position. 3. Allen Craig hit .128 for Boston after he was traded by St. Louis with Joe Kelly for John Lackey . Lackey hit .133 for the Cardinals. 4. I suspect foul play. The Colorado Rockies led the majors fouling off 4,360 pitches; the ...

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