One of the pitching rotation question marks has been addressed, while others are still up in the air.


In addition to naming Pomeranz the starter, the Sox manager made it clear that David Price will not be pitching in anything outside of his relief role for the postseason.  Farrell is also hopeful that Eduardo Nunez will be ready to go by Thursday and on the postseason roster.

Boston will play the Astros in Houston on Thursday afternoon with the first pitch coming at 4 p.m. from Texas.  The pitching match-up is set to be Chris Sales versus Justin Verlander.