After being spanked last night, the Boston Red Sox look to take the series this afternoon in the rubber game of a three-game set with the Oakland A's at historic Fenway Park.
First pitch is scheduled for 4:05 p.m. If you live in the Red Sox television market you can catch the game on NESN. If you live in the Athletics television market, you can catch the game on Comcast Sports Net California. And if you can't catch the game on television, you can always listen on the 2013 Red Sox Radio Network.
Jon Lester will toe the rubber for the fifth time season looking to stay perfect. In his previous four starts, Lester is 3-0 with a 1.73 ERA. He picked up a no decision in his only start of 2012 against the A's after allowing one run in 6.2 innings of work. In 10 career starts against them, he is 3-3 with a 4.15 ERA. He is 2-0 with a 3.86 ERA in five career starts at the Fens against the A's.
Brett Anderson makes his fifth start of 2013 for the A's. In his previous four starts, Anderson is 1-3 with a 5.95 ERA. He picked up the win in his lone start of 2012 against the Red Sox after allowing one run in six innings of work. Anderson's made eight career starts against the local nine and is 5-2 with a 2.70 ERA. Four of those starts have come at the Fens where he is 2-1 with a 4.09 ERA.
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