Equipment manager Chris Westmoreland was asked if everybody had earned their letter.
"I think everybody's earned it at this point, but it can be taken away," he said.
Turned out, the timing for breaking out the jackets is impeccable. According to the weather forecast, Boston temperatures will range from 38 to 63 degrees during the Rays' four-game series that runs from Friday through Monday.
Bill Chastain is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.