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  1. Filling the St. Louis Cardinals rotation: Carlos Martinez or Marco GonzalesRead the original story

    44 min ago | Viva El Birdos

    With Shelby Miller now in Atlanta and the signing of Jon Lester highly unlikely given reported contract offers from both the Red Sox and the Cubs, it is safe to say that the last spot in the rotation will belong to either Carlos Martinez or Marco Gonzales. Let's take a closer look.

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  2. Is This 2014 Off-Season Looking More Like 2011 For Yankees-Red Sox?Read the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Yanks Go Yard

    ... pitching, but they are rumored to be involved in either a trade for Cole Hamels or re-signing their former ace, Jon Lester . This Red Sox off-season is starting to remind me a lot of the 2010 off-season, an off-season in which the folks in Beantown ...

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  3. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest on David Price, Cole Hamels and Jay BruceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BleacherReport

    ... Team that fails to land Lester could jump. Others likely in, too. The #RedSox , who also have an offer for Jon Lester, also have had the most serious talks with the #Phillies for Cole Hamels. Hamels has been the subject of trade rumors for several ...

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  4. Sandoval on leaving Giants: He wants a new challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... I'm the Panda," Sandoval said, smiling. "The Panda is with me. He came to Boston." Giants reportedly to meet with Jon Lester next week; third base coach Tim Flannery calls it a career PAGE 4

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  5. Giants, Cubs express interest in LesterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Channel3000

    The San Francisco Giants and the Chicago Cubs appear to be interested in landing free-agent pitcher Jon Lester, according to reports Tuesday. After the Giants lost third baseman Pablo Sandoval to the Boston Red Sox, it was reported that Lester has a meeting next week with the World Series champions.

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  6. Boston Red Sox's Best Free-Agency Backup Plans If They Miss on Jon LesterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BleacherReport

    According to The Boston Globe 's Peter Abraham , they may not be done making some splashes, as the team is still very much in the hunt for Jon Lester. Given how active Boston's already been in the free-agent market, that may be a bit surprising.

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  7. Sizing up the powerful AL East after Red Sox's movesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... in giving the Cardinals a fight. That's a good point, but don't get too carried away. Even if the Cubs do sign Jon Lester and another strong starter to put themselves into the equation on an immediate basis, not just in the future, all you can say ...

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  8. FanSided Faux-Winter Meetings SIMULATION: Indians Sign Josh JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Deep Left Field

    ... players. As a small market team, we were on the hunt for high-upside pitching. While names such as Max Scherzer , Jon Lester and James Shields were ruled out due to their high price tags, the Indians found one buy-low candidate that interested them. ...

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  9. Lester in envious place as suitors line upRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    The Jon Lester market has moved into the appropriate financial neighborhood. This area can generally be described as the place where Zack Greinke 's contract already resides.

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  10. Tomase: John Henry, Red Sox vow to spend, spend, spendRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... we have tremendous flexibility, so we could go through for one year and it won't overly affect us." That means Jon Lester remains in play, along with trade targets we probably haven't even considered. The Red Sox have holes to fill and money to ...

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  11. Giants plan to meet with Jon Lester next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Paradise Post

    On the day Pablo Sandoval was introduced by the Red Sox, the Giants set their eyes on Boston's former ace. The front office will meet with free agent left-hander Jon Lester next week, per reports by ESPN and the Associated Press.

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  12. How the recent Red Sox spending represents a new decision making mediumRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Over The Monster

    ... (using Jim Bowden's generally pretty close to accurate free agent contract projections): the Red Sox sign both Jon Lester (six years, $138 million, $23 million AAV) and Andrew Miller (three years, $25.5 million, $8.5 million AAV). In addition, they ...

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  13. Wednesday Halolinks: Breaking News - Mike Trout wants to winRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Halos Heaven

    ... wants to win and is willing to make less money to do it: Boston Red Sox owner John Henry hopeful on re-signing Jon Lester, says team willing to exceed luxury tax - ESPN Boston , "The way it's structured, you can blow through [the threshold] one ...

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  14. Yoenis Cespedes more open to changesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... field. He has a strong arm and covers a lot of ground. But he too is clearly more comfortable in center field. Jon Lester will visit the Giants next week, according to an Associated Press report, which if he signs there would create an interesting, ...

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  15. Dan Shaughnessy Red Sox to be applauded for spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... officially introduced as new Sox players. The Sox now could hit the proverbial home run if they actually sign Jon Lester and trade Yoenis Cespedes in a package for Cincinnati starter Johnny Cueto. Count me as skeptical. I still believe the Sox will ...

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  16. Angels Leadoff Links: November 26, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Halo Hangout

    ... not be finished their shopping spree just yet. Reports indicate the Red Sox are hoping to reunite with southpaw, Jon Lester . On Monday, the Seattle Mariners agreed to terms with, Kyle Seager , on a seven-year extension worth $100 million dollars. ...

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  17. Jon Lester Watch: Cubs Make OfferRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    ... cubs, it's on Cubs 101. According to CSN Chicago , the Chicago Cubs have made an offer to, free agent starter, Jon Lester. The exact terms of the deal are not yet known, however, the offer has been characterized as "significant" and is expected to ...

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  18. Cincinnati Reds Rumors: Team Could Trade Latos For CespedesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    ... provide a significant defensive upgrade at the hot corner. Read More The Chicago Cubs have reportedly offered Jon Lester a six-year deal worth more than $135 million. However, he may decide to sign somewhere else. Read More 'Tis the season for the ...

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  19. Interest in Jon Lester reaching new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    Jon Lester Jon Lester reacts after the third out in the seventh inning against the Royals during the American League Wild Card game at Kauffman Stadium. Judging from the various degrees of interest, the only stress free agent left-hander Jon Lester will encounter will be saying ''no thanks'' to the teams he'll turn down.

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  20. Rumor roundup: Suitors lining up for LesterRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Toronto Blue Jays

    Boston's signings of Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez may have dominated the day on Tuesday, but those were far from the only major Hot Stove moves. Jon Lester , one of the most highly sought-after free-agent pitchers, was offered a six-year contract by the Cubs, according to CSNChicago.com.

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