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LEADING OFF: Porcello perfect at Fenway, Lackey vs Cards

A look at what's happening all around the majors today:

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HISTORY AT FENWAY?

Right-hander Rick Porcello looks to become the first Red Sox pitcher in 70 years to open a season 12-0 at Fenway Park in a series finale against Arizona. Porcello (15-3, 3.40 ERA) is 11-0 in his 12 home starts. Righty Dave "Boo" Ferriss is the last Boston hurler to win his first 12 decisions in Fenway, finishing 13-0 at home when he went 25-6 overall with three saves in 1946. Right-hander Zack Greinke (11-3, 3.67) goes for the Diamondbacks. He's 8-0 with a 2.47 ERA in his last 10 starts.

HELLO OLD FRIEND

Cubs right-hander John Lackey (9-7, 3.56) makes his fourth...

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