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Jon Lester

Boston Red Sox  v Tampa Bay Rays

Lester Roughed Up by Rays

By MARK DIDTLER   Associated Press=     ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) _ Matt Joyce hit one of three homers off Jon Lester to help the Tampa Bay Rays beat the AL East-leading Boston Red Sox […]

06/11/2013

Texas Rangers v Boston Red Sox

9th Inning Magic

BOSTON (AP) _ David Ortiz hit a game-ending three-run homer, lifting the Boston Red Sox to a 6-3 victory over the Texas Rangers on Thursday night after trailing by three runs. Jacoby Ellsbury scored the […]

06/06/2013

Boston Red Sox v New York Yankees

Yankees Take Round One

By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ CC Sabathia’s fastball returned to the New York Yankees along with Mark Teixeira and Kevin Youkilis. Throwing at up to 94 mph after two […]

05/31/2013

Boston Red Sox v Tampa Bay Rays

Lester Sharp, Drew Grand

By FRED GOODALL   AP Sports Writer   ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) _ Jon Lester stayed unbeaten, Stephen Drew hit his second career grand slam and the Boston Red Sox roughed up AL Cy Young winner […]

05/15/2013

Boston Red Sox v Toronto Blue Jays

Tough Night for Lester in Toronto

IAN HARRISON  Associated Press TORONTO (AP) _ Edwin Encarnacion hit an upper-deck homer in the fifth inning, then connected for a go-ahead home run in the seventh that sent the Toronto Blue Jays over the […]

04/30/2013

Oakland Athletics v Boston Red Sox

Red Sox Rally and Hold On

KEN POWTAK   Associated Press BOSTON (AP) _ Stephen Drew hit a two-run triple, David Ortiz had two hits and drove in a run and the Boston Red Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 6-5 on Wednesday […]

04/24/2013

Boston Red Sox v Cleveland Indians

Red Sox Streak Reaches 6

CLEVELAND (AP) _ Jon Lester pitched seven strong innings, Jarrod Saltalamacchia hit a tiebreaking home run in the fourth and the Boston Red Sox got their sixth straight win with a 6-3 victory over the […]

04/18/2013

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Red Sox-Yanks Ready For First Pitch

By HOWIE RUMBERG AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ When Robinson Cano runs out to his position at second base Monday at Yankee Stadium and looks to his right, Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez […]

04/01/2013

BOSTON, MA - SEPTEMBER 26:  Jon Lester #31 of the Boston Red Sox walks off of the field against the Tampa Bay Rays during the game on September 26, 2012 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Sox’s Fenway Finale Ends With Loss

By JIMMY GOLEN AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) _ Carlos Pena and Ben Francisco hit back-to-back, tape-measure homers in the fifth inning on Wednesday night to lead the Tampa Bay Rays to their seventh consecutive […]

09/26/2012

Jon Lester (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Sox Fall To Jays

Jon Lester said it was the best he’s thrown all year. Unfortunately for the Boston left-hander, it ended in another
loss.

09/17/2012

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