Boston Red Sox-Philadelphia Phillies a World Series Preview? 5 Things We Learned

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Boston Red Sox-Philadelphia Phillies a World Series Preview? 5 Things We Learned
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The showdown between the Boston Red Sox and Philadelphia Phillies this week didn't quite live up to its billing as a World Series preview.

Philadelphia dominated the first two games behind strong starts from Cliff Lee and Vance Worley, while Jon Lester shut down the Phillies in the third game for Boston's only win of the series.

So what have we learned? Are these really the two best teams in baseball, or just two of the best right now?

Let's take a look.

Dmitriy Ioselevich is a Featured Columnist for Bleacher Report. Follow him on Twitter for all your MLB updates.

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