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  1. Are the Red Sox Insulting Jon Lester with Their Contract Offer? PleaseBDCRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boston.com

    ... Buffalo wing spots are encouraged. Am I the only one who doesn't think the Red Sox' initial contract offer to Jon Lester was necessarily an "insult?" Oh, the hue and cry that resulted over the weekend when Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal (yet another ...

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  2. Gresh & Zo: Instability To Blame For Red Sox WoesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... says Zo. "Is this the same team as last year? You're waiting for them to press the play button." "Other than Jon Lester, we can't really include him. He's a given, he's the ace. I like what I've seen from Lackey. Peavy is kind of that grinder - I'm ...

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  3. Tigers' Verlander, Scherzer ranked (too low?) among MLB's top big-game pitchersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Detroit News

    ... orld Series. Bowden's top three are the Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw, the Giants' Madison Bumgarner and the Red Sox's Jon Lester. The Marlins' Jose Fernandez and the Mariners' Felix Hernandez round out the top five.

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  4. Who Is the Red Sox's Biggest Pitching X-Factor: Jake Peavy or Clay Buchholz?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... for back-to-back World Series championships, Jake Peavy and Clay Buchholz will be big parts of the reason why. Jon Lester is the unquestioned ace of the staff, yes, and John Lackey has revived his career to become a dependable middle-of-the-rotation ...

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  5. Yankees' Pineda, with substance on hand, shuts down Red SoxRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | SeacoastOnline

    ... told to me it was located, it looked like the palm of his right hand was clean." Buchholz and fellow Red Sox ace Jon Lester both attracted questions last year about substances they had on the mound, but nothing came of them. "The Red Sox didn't ...

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  6. Red Sox notebook: Injuries already taking a tollRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | SeacoastOnline

    ... Herrera. With a runner on second and no outs, Khris Davis laid down a bunt that trickled midway between pitcher Jon Lester and Herrera. Both started toward the ball and stopped. So no one fielded it. The Red Sox attributed the play to perfect ...

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  7. Max Scherzer will not be only quality starting pitcher available as free agent in offseasonRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... Ramirez. Five of the top seven players on the MLB Trade Rumors list are starting pitchers: Scherzer, Boston's Jon Lester, Kansas City's James Shields, Atlanta's Ervin Santana and Cleveland's Justin Masterson. So, in theory, a large supply of ...

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  8. White Sox welcome back a couple of old friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ChicagoSports.com

    ... ace Jake Peavy to the mound in Tuesday's opener, weather permitting, followed by Clay Buchholz and left-hander Jon Lester. Unfortunately for the White Sox, an intriguing early season test for their improved offense isn't likely to draw fans. With ...

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  9. With dirty hand, Michael Pineda leads Yankees over Bosox, 4-1Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Deseret News

    ... told to me it was located, it looked like the palm of his right hand was clean." Buchholz and fellow Red Sox ace Jon Lester both attracted questions last year about substances they had on the mound, but nothing came of them. "The Red Sox didn't ...

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  10. Red Sox news & updates: Jon Lester strong in Sox 4-2 win over YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Examiner.com

    Jon Lester #31 of the Boston Red Sox pitches against the New York Yankees during their game at Yankee Stadium on April 11, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.

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  11. Sizemore, Gomes power Red Sox past YankeesRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | SeacoastOnline

    Grady Sizemore's big hit against an old friend ensured Jon Lester finally had something to show for an impressive effort.

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  12. Red Sox' Jake Peavy prepares to face former team in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... exchanged text messages in recent days with Sale joking that he would rather face Peavy on Tuesday instead of Jon Lester on Thursday. "I told Chris Sale that, too," Peavy said. "I said, 'Hey, man, I know you wanted Old Man Peavy. But you're going to ...

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  13. Chicago Cubs Will Be Major Players If Jon Lester Reaches Free AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Rant Sports

    According to Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports.com, the Boston Red Sox recently offered their ace left-handed pitcher Jon Lester a four-year extension worth somewhere between $70 and $80 million.

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  14. "Hometown discount"? The Red Sox need to increase their...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | BoSox Injection

    To the average fan, the offer to Jon Lester offer of $70 million over four years is not much of a hometown discount.

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  15. Grady Sizemore and Jon Lester lead the Red Sox past the Yankees, 4-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | BoSox Injection

    ... Sox needed a lift in the second game of this 4 game set in the Bronx. Despite his 2.51 ERA coming into this game, Jon Lester sported 0-2 as his record. The Red Sox had not led at all for the Lester in his first two starts. After two innings (the 4th ...

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  16. Red Sox offer Lester four years, $70 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    I am shocked. Jon Lester , according to WEEI's Rob Bradford , was offered $70 million over the next four years by the Boston Red Sox.

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  17. Time for Red Sox to get serious with Jon LesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Boston.com

    You can't blame Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington for making a lowball four-year, $70 million contract offer to Jon Lester.

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  18. Finn: Sox can't afford to lose PedroiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Boston.com

    ... only one question that really matters regarding the reported four-year, $70 million offer the Red Sox made to Jon Lester in spring training: Is this a starting point, or is this close to the maximum of what they will offer him. If they're not ...

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  19. Jon Lester's $70 million contract offerRead the original story

    Monday | Over The Monster

    The Red Sox have made a $70 - $80 million contract offer to Jon Lester. Are they low-balling the southpaw? While Red Sox nation was focused on the team's doomed efforts against the Yankees, a bit of information slipped in under the radar regarding the extension talks between Jon Lester and the Red Sox.

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  20. Early returns have been downright awful for the Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Boston.com

    ... total bases over 13 games, most in the AL, yet the staff's ERA and WHIP are both middle of the pack. Aside from Jon Lester, who has been magnificent, the starting rotation is an enigma. John Lackey's pumpkin splattered all over the infield at Yankee ...

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