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Jon Lester

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  • Here's one opinion for All-Star teams

    The Sports Xchange By John Perrotto, The Sports Xchange Here's one opinion for All-Star teams Major League Baseball will announce the All-Star teams Sunday but why wait that long? Here is one man's opinion of how the teams should look when the...
  • Farrell hints at selecting Ortiz to AL All-Star team

    The Sports Xchange Farrell hints at selecting Ortiz to AL All-Star team BOSTON -- Barring a late surge in the polls, David Ortiz will finish behind the Baltimore Orioles' Nelson Cruz in All-Star balloting. And based strictly on numbers, at least one...
  • In Search For Offense, Red Sox Gamble On Betts

     In Search For Offense, Red Sox Gamble On Betts
    NEW YORK — Mookie Betts was at his Rhode Island hotel with his fiancee late Friday night, and had just ordered pizza when Pawtucket manager Kevin Boles called. The PawSox had beaten Norfolk 4-2, but Boles wanted Betts to return to McCoy Stadium....
  • Napoli's homer lifts Red Sox past Yankees, Tanaka

    The Sports Xchange By Larry Fleisher, The Sports Xchange Napoli's homer lifts Red Sox past Yankees, Tanaka NEW YORK -- Masahiro Tanaka struck out first baseman Mike Napoli twice and was one strike from a third strikeout. The next pitch the right-...
  • Napoli's Homer In Ninth Lifts Red Sox Past Yankees

    Napoli's Homer In Ninth Lifts Red Sox Past Yankees
    Mike Napoli snuck a solo home run over the wall in right-center in the ninth inning to lift the Boston Red Sox over the New York Yankees 2-1 in the middle game of a three-game AL East series. Jon Lester and Masahiro Tanaka were engaged in a classic...
  • Vidal Nuno Shuts Down Red Sox For First Yankee Stadium Win

    Vidal Nuno Shuts Down Red Sox For First Yankee Stadium Win
    Kelly Johnson and Brian McCann each belted two-run homers and Brett Gardner added a solo shot, as the New York Yankees dominated the Boston Red Sox 6-0 in the latest installment between the AL East rivals. Derek Jeter, who turned 40 on Thursday, had two...
  • Red Sox 2, Yankees 1

    The Sports Xchange By Larry Fleisher, The Sports Xchange Red Sox 2, Yankees 1 NEW YORK -- First baseman Mike Napoli hit a go-ahead home run with two outs in the top of the ninth inning off Masahiro Tanaka and the Boston Red Sox pulled out a 2-1 victory...
  • Napoli lifts Red Sox over Yankees in ninth

    NEW YORK -- First baseman Mike Napoli hit a go-ahead home run with two outs in the top of the ninth inning off Masahiro Tanaka and the Boston Red Sox pulled out a 2-1 victory over the New York Yankees on Saturday night at Yankee Stadium. The Red Sox...
  • Buchholz comes off DL, comes through for Red Sox

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Boston Red Sox - INSIDE PITCH SEATTLE -- The Clay Buchholz that went on the disabled list near the end of May seemed to be lacking confidence and rhythm while sporting a 7.02 ERA. On Wednesday night, having returned...
  • These Orioles have offered a lesson in nonconformity

    These Orioles have offered a lesson in nonconformity
    It has become apparent during the first three months of this season that the Orioles are determined not to conform to anyone's expectations, regardless of whether those expectations are good, bad or somewhere in between. Take the past nine days, for...
  • Peavy's past success with Sox all but forgotten

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Boston Red Sox - INSIDE PITCH SEATTLE -- The glorious success right-hander Jake Peavy had during last season's World Series run has been all but forgotten lately, as the 33-year-old veteran is beginning to look...