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57 min ago | Brew Crew Ball

Brewers trade rumors: Milwaukee reportedly interested in Jon Lester

The Brewers recently inquired about David Price. However with the Rays winning games at the pace they are, it's highly unlikely they go into sell mode.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, David Price, Jimmy Nelson, Yovani Gallardo, Major League Baseball, Milwaukee Brewers

57 min ago | Rant Sports

Los Angeles Dodgers Rumors: Acquiring Jon Lester Would Give Them Best Staff In 20 Years

With the Boston Red Sox quickly falling further out of contention in the AL East, the team will be looking to unload some of its stars.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Los Angeles Dodgers, American League, American League East, Clayton Kershaw, Josh Beckett

57 min ago | BaySportsNet.com

Do the Oakland Athletics Have the Talent To Acquire Jon Lester from Boston?

Understanding completely that with just two days until the July 31 trade deadline, rumors fly about as fast as a Yordano Ventura fastball around the internet, there is certainly a reason for A's fans to pay attention to this beauty from Comcast Sports New England's Sam McAdam : "St.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Sean Doolittle, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Yordano Ventura, NFC, NFL Football, NFC West, Sonny Gray

1 hr ago | KIDK CBS 3

Red Sox shopping Lester

With Boston out of contention in the American League East and the non-waiver trade deadline set for 4 p.m. ET on Thursday, the Red Sox are taking calls about potential trades for Jon Lester, with the likelihood increasing that the ace left-hander could be dealt this week.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Cole Hamels

4 hrs ago | CBS Local

McAdam: Red Sox Clubhouse Prepared For Lester Trade

The MLB trade deadline is just a few days away, and all signs point to the Red Sox being sellers ahead of 4 p.m. Thursday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, John Lackey, Andrew Miller

5 hrs ago | CBS Local

Buy or Sell: Jon Lester Starts For Red Sox On Wednesday?

With Rich Keefe filling in for Adam Jones and Joe Murray handling headlines for Keefe, it was a "Buy Or Sell" Monday on The Adam Jones Show's "Game of Jones."

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

7 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

David Ortiz not about to change

Boston's David Ortiz reacts after striking out against Toronto starter R.A. Dickey during the fourth inning.

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Related Topix: Sports, David Ortiz, Baseball Players, Tampa Bay Rays, Major League Baseball, Brock Holt, Marcus Stroman

Mon Jul 28, 2014

BleacherReport

3 Boston Red Sox Prospects Who Ben Cherington Absolutely Should Not Trade

Not so long ago, Boston was still entertaining the possibility of being buyers at the July 31 MLB trade deadline.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Baseball Players, John Lackey

BleacherReport

MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Whispers Surrounding Jon Lester, Cole Hamels and More

The MLB trade deadline is nearly upon us, and contenders are reaching out to the bottom-dwellers of the league in hopes of luring a critical piece or two.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Cole Hamels, American League, Major League Baseball, National League, National League Central, National League East

Boston.com

Ortiz Says Jon Lester is a 'Keeper,' Wants Him To Stay

Jon Lester to the Dodgers. Andrew Miller to the Braves. Burke Badenhop and/or Craig Breslow to the Brewers.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Andrew Miller, Felix Doubront

Over The Monster

Red Sox trade rumors: David Ortiz on Jon Lester: "He's a keeper"

David Ortiz wants Jon Lester on the Red Sox , clear and simple. The designated hitter is aware of all of the surrounding the team prior to Thursday's trade deadline.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, David Ortiz, Baseball Players, Boston Red Sox

Camden Chat

Orioles trade rumors: Team has contacted Red Sox about Jon Lester

The Orioles have contacted the Red Sox about starting pitcher Jon Lester, according to the two-headed Fox Sports tandem of Jon Morosi and Ken Rosenthal.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Baltimore Orioles, Major League Baseball

CBS Local

Report: Red Sox Tell 'Every Contender' That Jon Lester Is Available

According to ESPN's Jayson Stark , the Red Sox "have contacted every contender that's looking for a starter and let all of them know Lester could be available for a two- or three-player package fronted by at least one upper-echelon prospect."

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, National League

Over The Monster

Red Sox vs. Blue Jays: Last chance to see

Take a good long look at these Boston Red Sox. The ones on the field, in the dugout, all around.

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Related Topix: Sports, Andrew Miller, Baseball Players, Jacoby Ellsbury

Boston.com

Nine to Know: Red Sox Stats Pack - Goodbye, Jon Lester EditionSports

The Bill Chuck Files overflow each day with stats, factoids, and observations that are sometimes relevant, sometimes irrelevant, and sometimes simply intriguing.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Josh Beckett

Boston.com

Trading Jon Lester to the Dodgers Makes Sense, but Certainly Not (Only) For Matt Kemp

Eric Wilbur is a Boston.com sports columnist who is still in awe of what Dana Kiecker pulled off that one time in Toronto.

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Related Topix: Sports, Matt Kemp, Baseball Players, Daniel Nava, Ben Zobrist, Adrian Gonzalez, Carl Crawford, Opinion

Over The Monster

Daily Red Sox Links: Jon Lester, Jake Peavy, Matt Kemp

Teams would be willing to pay Boston more if Jon Lester would sign an extension after the trade, but he says that is unlikely.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Felix Doubront, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox

BoSox Injection

Series Preview: Red Sox host Blue Jays

Jul 20, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester throws a pitch against the Kansas City Royals in the eighth inning at Fenway Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Baseball Players, Clay Buchholz

CBS Sports

White Sox lefty Danks still an option for Yankees

The Yankees are still looking at White Sox left-hander John Danks as a trade possibility in what appears to be a diminishing starters market for them.

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Related Topix: Sports, John Danks, Baseball Players, Ian Kennedy

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Lasorda's Lair

Thoughts On The Kemp-Lester Rumor

Don't hold your breath on this one. There is a ridiculous rumor floating around saying that Matt Kemp and Jon Lester would swap places, with significant money going to Boston in order to pay for the trade.

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Related Topix: Sports, Matt Kemp, Baseball Players, Felix Hernandez, Clayton Kershaw, Skip Schumaker, Andre Ethier

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