The Boston Red Sox have struggled on offense all season — mostly lacking consistency — but their pitching has kept them afloat.

The likes of Rubby De La Rosa and Jon Lester have allowed the Red Sox to cruise to narrow victories, and Boston pitchers haven’t been this consistently good at Fenway Park since the 1980s. John Lackey will be chasing a bit of Red Sox history when he takes the mound Wednesday afternoon against the Minnesota Twins, and NESN Nation’s Alison Smith has the details in the video above.