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Allen Webster is Red Sox’ choice for Saturday

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DETROIT — Red Sox manager John Farrell often says he learns something new about his team every time it plays. Come Saturday, Farrell and Sox are going to get an education on righthander Allen Webster.

The 23-year-old will be called up from Triple A Pawtucket to start against the Tigers that day. It will be his third major league start, the other two coming earlier this season.

Webster faced the Royals April 21 and the Twins May 8 at Fenway Park. This time he will come up against the defending American League champions and a lineup featuring Miguel Cabrera, Prince Fielder, and Victor Martinez.

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