FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The Boston Red Sox do indeed have enough starting pitching to go back to the playoffs. In fact, the Red Sox may very well have enough starting pitching to win another World Series. Just because the opinion to the contrary has been repeated a thousand times, that doesn't make it fact.
First, a little background in the wake of Red Sox manager John Farrell announcing Sunday that right-hander Clay Buchholz will get the ball on Opening Day in Philadelphia.
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