Unflappable Lackey poised to perform
Angels' Game 1 starter not fazed by weather, Yankees
ANAHEIM -- Born in Texas, employed in southern California.These are not exactly traits that bode well for John Lackey on Friday at 4:57 p.m. PT, when he gets the starting nod for the Angels for Game 1 of the American League Championship Series on FOX in rainy, low-40s weather at Yankee Stadium. It's the kind of weather report that would make most Texans-turned-Californians shudder.
Anthony Castrovince is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.