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Lackey comfortable with a new role on Sox

Newly acquired starter John Lackey has no problem sliding into the No. 3 position behind Josh Beckett and Jon Lester. Newly acquired starter John Lackey has no problem sliding into the No. 3 position behind Josh Beckett and Jon Lester. (Mike Carlson/Associated Press)
By Peter Abraham
Globe Staff / March 28, 2010

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SARASOTA, Fla. — Red Sox manager Terry Francona knew before spring training that he wanted Josh Beckett to pitch on Opening Day against the Yankees with Jon Lester and John Lackey to follow. (Full article: 815 words)

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