John Lackey has been solid and sometimes spectacular this season. His start Wednesday fell into the former category.
Despite giving up three home runs to the Phillies, Lackey limited the rest of the damage and still gave the Red Sox a chance to win the game. Isn’t that all a starting pitcher really needs to do, on some level?
NESN Nation’s Dan Duquette reacts to Lackey’s start in the above video. Check it out to see what he has to say.