Is David Price Bad In 'Clutch'? Alex Cora Weighs In With LeBron James Analogy

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Is David Price Bad In 'Clutch'? Alex Cora Weighs In With LeBron James Analogy
Is David Price Bad In 'Clutch'? Alex Cora Weighs In With LeBron James Analogy

All eyes will be on David Price at Fenway Park on Sunday night, and with good reason. The Boston Red Sox left-hander laid another postseason egg in the American League Division Series, getting roughed up by the New York Yankees in Game 2 to move to 0-9 as a playoff starter. Yet manager Alex Cora is sticking with Price as his Game 2 starter for the AL Championship Series against the Houston Astros, in part because he believes Price matches up well with the defending World Series champs — and also because he's confident the veteran can handle the added pressure. When asked Thursday whether some players are better in the clutch than others — an implicit nod to Price's postseason struggles — Cora

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