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  1. Impending free agent Jon Lester won't talk contract with the Red Sox until after the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | MSNBC

    Jon Lester is three months from hitting the open market as a free agent and Red Sox president Larry Lucchino revealed during a radio interview that the left-hander has informed the team he won't negotiate a new contract until after the season.

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  2. Wilbur: Red Sox Must Trade Jon LesterSportsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boston.com

    ... Comments and suggestions for the best Buffalo wing spots are encouraged. The Red Sox royally screwed up the Jon Lester negotiations, and there's only one avenue left yet to pursue: Lester needs to go by next Thursday. If the July 31 non-waiver ...

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  3. Red Sox starting pitchers and the nine-inning curseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Over The Monster

    ... of the 2013 season, and the fourth time that such a performance has led right into a slump. In 2013, it was Jon Lester. It's easy to forget just how strong he was to start the season, but Lester held a 3.30 ERA heading into his May 10th start ...

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  4. With Contract Talks Tabled, It's Time For Red Sox To Trade Jon LesterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    Just in case it wasn't already perfectly clear that the Red Sox have no desire to sign Jon Lester to the contract he deserves, principal owner John Henry just made it loud and clear.

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  5. Roto Roundup: Stephen Strasburg, David Price, Ryan Howard and othersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | FakeTeams

    ... he already has offers on the table that he is considering? Price is set to start on Friday night at home against Jon Lester and the Red Sox . That could be his last start as a Ray, as his next scheduled start would be next Wednesday, and I would be ...

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  6. Price, Rays look to pull closer in playoff race vs. Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Devil Rays

    ... has pitched more innings than anyone else in the league and has posted a 3.06 ERA. During the past month, though, Jon Lester has been surrounded by trade rumors, too, and still has been as good as any pitcher in the AL. Lester (10-7) is 4-0 with a ...

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  7. Clay Buchholz: - I'll take the blame for this one'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... pitches like this, it gives the Red Sox more food for thought concerning their contract negotiations with Jon Lester. Buchholz has not proven he can be the No. 1 pitcher on this team and be a leader. "I couldn't seem to find zone for a little bit," ...

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  8. Red Sox Notebook: Jon Lester talks offRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    In an e-mail to the Herald last night, Red Sox principal owner John Henry said the team has agreed not to resume contract talks with its ace left-hander until the season is done.

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  9. Talk of the Town: Christian Vazquez catching onRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... go about his business. Instead, he's listening and picking the brains of the veteran pitching staff that includes Jon Lester, Clay Buchholz, Jake Peavy and John Lackey. Who better to learn from? Confident and proud, the shy Vazquez sat down for an ...

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  10. Rubby De La Rosa could be a 'top-of-the-rotation type of pitcher' for Boston Red SoxRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... through performance, consistent performance, that should play out. He's in a pretty good place right now." While Jon Lester could be a free agent at the end of the season, Jake Peavy might be gone before that and John Lackey has just one year left ...

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  11. Peter Abraham | Analysis Dustin Pedroia's dip brings caution to long-term dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Boston.com

    As the Red Sox wrestle with the question of what - or whether - to pay Jon Lester, Dustin Pedroia represents a reason to be cautious with handing out another long-term contract.

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  12. Jake Peavy rumors and the GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | McCovey Chronicles

    ... two offseasons, so hopefully he's not as dreadful as he was on Monday night, and your farm system is gone. Want Jon Lester? That's Kyle Crick, Andrew Susac, Clayton Blackburn, and Adalberto Mejia for 10 starts and, oops, you were outbid. Peavy is ...

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  13. Red Sox Trade Targets: Robert StephensonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Over The Monster

    ... at this trade deadline. Many contending teams would love to get their hands on a top-of-the-rotation arm like Jon Lester or John Lackey (who also has a year of team control at league minimum to boost his value) and many of those same teams could ...

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  14. Would the Red Sox stand pat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Over The Monster

    ... up in trade speculation all month. When they looked to be hitting rock bottom and appeared to be obvious sellers, Jon Lester and John Lackey came up as potential big arms to bring back valuable pieces, both at the major-league and minor-league ...

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  15. Daily Red Sox Links: Brock Holt, Christian Vazquez, Jon LesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Over The Monster

    ... ing an impression on this locker room. ( Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal ) The biggest concern surrounding a Jon Lester extension is his age, but not all pitchers break down in their 30s. ( Chris Villani & John Sapochetti; Sox Space )

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  16. Red Sox take step backRead the original story

    Yesterday | Boston Herald

    ... they were held to two runs in a 3-2 loss to the Astros. They scored six runs on Sunday at Fenway Park for Jon Lester, 14 in the series-opener against the Jays for John Lackey, then none for Peavy. Of course, there have been times when Peavy hasn't ...

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  17. Rays: Maddon plays NL ball, bats pitcher eighthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... 2-4, 4.11 in 11 interleague starts. Friday: vs. Red Sox, 7:10. Rays - LH David Price (10-7, 3.06); Red Sox - LH Jon Lester (10-7, 2.50) Saturday: vs. Red Sox, 7:10. Rays - RH Chris Archer (6-5, 3.31) or RH Jeremy Hellickson (0-0, 2.08); Red Sox - RH ...

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  18. David Ross hopes to play through plantar fasciitis in his right footRead the original story

    Yesterday | MassLive.com

    ... plate. Any time missed due to a sore right foot would be tough to replace considering how well he's worked with Jon Lester and the information he can soak up by spending nine innings at catcher. The 37-year-old catcher is hoping to play through pain ...

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  19. Max Scherzer tops MLB Trade Rumor free agent rankings; Victor Martinez seventh on listRead the original story

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    ... -- on the MLB Trade Rumors list should Scherzer and/or Martinez leave as free agents. Boston Red Sox left-hander Jon Lester and Kansas City Royals right-hander James Shields will be available, as will Baltimore Orioles slugger Nelson Cruz. Scherzer ...

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  20. Are Sox Capable of Making Those of Us Who Gave Up On Them Regret It?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boston.com

    ... for them to make a run and put a scare back in the rest of the division. A not-so-short and hardly complete list: Jon Lester has to continue one of the great salary drives we've ever seen ... Clay Buchholz needs to be in the second half this year ...

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