The Boston Red Sox have a candidate for American League MVP in Mookie Betts, and they also might have one for the AL Cy Young Award, too.

Rick Porcello is in the midst of a strong 2016 campaign with his 3.30 ERA and 16-3 record heading into Friday’s game against the Detroit Tigers.

Hear NESN’s Tom Caron, Steve Lyons and Tim Wakefield discuss the pitching matchup for Friday’s game in the video from “Red Sox Gameday Live” above.

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