Preview Sox vs. Athletics
Game 1 – Dallas Braden LHP (0-1, 6.43) @ Mark Buehrle (1-0, 7.36)
The last 2 lefties to throw Perfect Games will be featured in thes game. Against Oakland, in his career, Buehrle is only 4 -13 but carries a 3.90 career ERA. Dallas Braden is 2-0 in his career vs. the Sox in only a few at bats the Sox have not fared well vs. the A’s lefty.
Game 2 – Trevor Cahill RHP (2-0, 1.42) @ Edwin Jackson RHP (2-0, 1.93)
In his previous start Edwin Jackson was masterful going 8 innings and striking out a career high 13 batters. Cahill was similarly impressive going 8 innings giving up 1 run and 3 hits K’ing 7. Jackson is 2-1 with a 3.08 ERA in his career vs. the A’s over 4 games. Trevor Cahill has gone 1-1 with a 3.34 ERA in 5 games vs. the Sox. Cahill recently signed an extention with the A’s
Game 3 – Brett Anderson LHP (0-1, 1.93) @ John Danks LHP (0-1, 4.50)
In his career vs. Oakland Danks has fared well going 4-1 with a 2.48 ERA. in his last start Danks went 6 innings striking out 5 and surrendering 4 runs on 6 hits and 4 walks. Anderson has gone 1-1 with a 4.88 ERA vs. the Sox.
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