Rick Porcello’s first year in Boston was rocky, but 2016 has been a completely different story.

The Red Sox starter has a 14-2 record and 3.47 ERA heading into Wednesday’s game against the Seattle Mariners.

Hear what manager John Farrell had to say about Porcello in the video from “Red Sox First Pitch” above.

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