With Beckett Gone, Cook To Start Saturday Against Royals

August 25, 2012 12:00 AM
With Beckett Gone, Cook To Start Saturday Against Royals
" BOSTON (CBS) – Josh Beckett was Boston’s scheduled starter for Saturday night’s game against the Kansas City Royals, but now finds himself on his way to Los Angeles.

So Aaron Cook, who was scheduled to pitch Monday, will start for the Red Sox in Beckett’s place. Cook pitched this past Tuesday against the Angels, giving up four earned runs in the loss.

Roche: Trade Gives Red Sox Fresh Start

Beckett was traded to the Dodgers in a blockbuster deal Saturday morning that also sent Adrian Gonzalez, Carl Crawford and Nick Punto out West "

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