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  1. MLB Spring Training 2015: Schedule and Predictions for Notable Position BattlesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... 78 games before suffering a quadriceps injury. Houston, however, harbored no playoff aspirations. After signing Jon Lester, the Cubs are poised to at least factor into the postseason equation. An eagerness to mount their first winning campaign since ...

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  2. 2015 Phillies Player Preview: Cole HamelsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Good Phight

    ... the Red Sox , Padres , and Cubs . The Red Sox rumors have been the most rampant and sustained; having lost Jon Lester , the Red Sox have a vacancy at the top of their starting rotation, and may not have the pitching to match their retooled and ...

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  3. Spring Training: Cubs' David Ross will catch Jon Lester vs. RedsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Cubbies Crib

    Oct 28, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross talks with starting pitcher Jon Lester during the third inning of game five of the MLB baseball World Series at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports #Cubs Maddon says Fowler, Rizzo, Castro, Montero, Baez to play vs A's Thu.

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  4. How far does Red Sox' reach go in MLB?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    When Theo Epstein departed for Chicago in 2011 after nine years as the Red Sox' general manager, the Cubs president began rebuilding his new front office with names familiar in Boston. This offseason, Epstein and company picked up a handful of former Sox players, most notably ace Jon Lester, raising the question: are the Cubs the Red Sox of the National League? The Globe sifted through each team's 40-man roster, front office and baseball operations directory, and coaching staff list to quantify how far the Red Sox' reach is throughout Major League Baseball.

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  5. 2015 Season Is A Start For New York Mets, Not An End GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rant Sports

    ... is my early spring training prediction of their Opening Day 25-man roster. Read More Everyone knows players like Jon Lester, Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro will have a great impact on the 2015 Cubs season. However, some may not be aware of these ...

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  6. Orioles' Adam Jones explains the mystery tweetRead the original story

    Yesterday | Camden Chat

    ... person that he hasn't destroyed, would he use it to call Ben Cherington up and ask why the Red Sox didn't re-sign Jon Lester ? If he did, would Cherington call back? Are we really talking about this? This whole thing is stupid. Without ever ...

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  7. Cubs win the World Series? You might need a time machine for thatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    ... in 86 years - to turn the Cubs around, and over the recent offseason added Manager Joe Maddon and ace pitcher Jon Lester - two veterans of the game from winning backgrounds. But they also have Back to the Future Part II . The beginning of the 1989 ...

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  8. MLB notebook: Kershaw will open season for Dodgers againRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... went 0-for-2 with a flyout and a ground out. ---Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon on Monday named left-hander Jon Lester to be the opening night starter against the St. Louis Cardinals. The Cubs signed Lester to a six-year, $155 million contract in ...

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  9. 2015 MLB Spring Training: 5 Los Angeles Dodgers Position Battles To WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rant Sports

    ... is my early spring training prediction of their Opening Day 25-man roster. Read More Everyone knows players like Jon Lester, Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro will have a great impact on the 2015 Cubs season. However, some may not be aware of these ...

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  10. New York Yankees Employee Justly Fired After Trolling Curt Schilling On TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Rant Sports

    ... is my early spring training prediction of their Opening Day 25-man roster. Read More Everyone knows players like Jon Lester, Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro will have a great impact on the 2015 Cubs season. However, some may not be aware of these ...

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  11. Red Sox manager John Farrell will try to win the ALRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Press & Argus

    ... to acquire the premium pitcher on the trade market? Sure, there are no true aces. No one has won 20 games. And Jon Lester is pitching these days for the Chicago Cubs. Yet, the more the Red Sox rotation keeps hearing about Hamels, and the skepticism ...

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  12. Lester gets Opening Day nod for CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Channel3000

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon on Monday named left-hander Jon Lester to be the opening night starter against the St. Louis Cardinals. The Cubs signed Lester to a six-year, $155 million contract in December.

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  13. Is Red Sox rotation good enough without Hamels?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    ... to acquire the premium pitcher on the trade market? Sure, there are no true aces. No one has won 20 games. And Jon Lester is pitching these days for the Chicago Cubs. Yet, the more the Red Sox rotation keeps hearing about Hamels, and the skepticism ...

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  14. Cubs' Jon Lester to start Opening Night against CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cubbies Crib

    Mar 2, 2015; Mesa, AZ, USA; Chicago Cubs pitcher Jon Lester poses for a portrait during photo day at the training center at Sloan Park. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Chicago Cubs' fans will not have to wait long to see what all the hype has been around big-money free agent signing, Jon Lester .

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  15. Cubs Set Early Spring Rotation, Name Jon Lester Opening Night StarterRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... surprise to you, but there's still a battle for the No. 5 spot in the rotation. It was a foregone conclusion that Jon Lester would be the Cubs ' starter on Opening Night at Wrigley Field (and as such, throw the first pitch of the 2015 major-league ...

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  16. Chicago Cubs name Jon Lester opening day starterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | MassLive.com

    The Chicago Cubs named Lester their opening day starter for their April 5 opener against St. Louis at Wrigley Field. The Sunday Night Baseball game will be nationally televised on ESPN and will serve as the kickoff to the 2015 major league season.

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  17. Joe Maddon names Jon Lester as Cubs' opening night starterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | ArcaMax Publishing

    Manager Joe Maddon made official what was anticipated since Dec. 9 -- that left-hander Jon Lester will be the Chicago Cubs' opening night starter against the St. Louis Cardinals. This marks the fifth consecutive opening day assignment for Lester, who signed a six-year, $155 million contract with the Cubs after pitching for the Boston Red Sox.

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  18. Pirates' Hart gets stitches for cut from hot tubRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | CBS Sports

    ... baseman Jason Kipnis (hand) might not be far behind. Cubs manager Joe Maddon announced Monday starting pitcher Jon Lester will start the season opener (April 5) against the Cardinals. Maddon said he wanted to talk to Lester before making the ...

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  19. 2015 Red Sox top prospect voting #19: Stankiewicz and the second-round swingmenRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Over The Monster

    ... Masterson, and two other lesser-known players who real devoted fans may have heard of in Dustin Pedroia and Jon Lester. I feel safe in saying that Teddy Stankiewicz probably fits in more with the first couple names on the list than the second. ...

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  20. Yoenis Cespedes would like to play for the Tigers beyond 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | MSNBC

    ... Athletics and Red Sox last season. The A's sent him to Boston at the trade deadline last season in exchange for Jon Lester , Jonny Gomes , and cash. In December, the Red Sox traded him along with Alex Wilson and minor leaguer Gabe Speier to the ...

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