Pregame interview with Beckett
Red Sox starter discusses his Game 2 preparation
Could you talk about pitching against Scott in high school and maybe any memorable match ups that you've had along the way with Scott?JOSH BECKETT: No, he's actually, I think, three or four years younger than me. I never faced him in high school. Actually his school was in our district for one year. We ended up getting shuffled around three or four times while I was in high school as far as districts go. Cyp Falls was in our district for one year, but I think it might have actually been before he was there. You were unusually deliberate it seemed in your tempo, particularly early going, Game 3 in the Division Series. Was that a function of not having pitched in a while, being a little out of sorts? What was behind that, and how did it affect you?
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