Farrell Encouraged About Lackey
Red Sox Manager John Farrell is now in Fort Myers Florida getting ready for pitchers and catchers to report on the 10th. The Boston Herald reports that prior to leaving he made a trip to Texas and visited with pitcher John Lackey who missed all of last season after having Tommy John surgery.
According to Farrell, Lackey has lost 10 plus pounds and looks to be in great shape.
Lackey also told him that his his pitching arm feels as good as it has in while and will be ready to throw at the start of camp without limitations.