RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Jon Lester

A collection of news and information related to Jon Lester published by this site and its partners.

Top Jon Lester Articles

Displaying items 73-84
  • Red Sox Lester's comeback now includes no-hitter

     
    There may not be a lot of love for the Red Sox in these parts but you'd have to be the Grinch that Hates Baseball to not feel good for Jon Lester, Boston's 24-year-old pitcher who threw a no-hitter last night......
  • Orioles vs. Yankees

     
    On a slow, rainy day - and yes, it's raining again, if you can believe it - I'd like to pose a question to longtime fans of the Orioles. I'll also leave it open to those of you who have a......
  • In need of a short memory

     
    This is one of those games you want to forget about as soon as the final out is recorded. In fact, I'm not even sure there was a game tonight.“Anytime you lose it doesn’t sit with you very well,” said......
  • Orioles still can't solve Red Sox's Lester

    Orioles still can't solve Red Sox's Lester
    The frustration manifested in the sixth inning Monday when manager Dave Trembley and second baseman Brian Roberts took turns yelling at plate umpire Jerry Layne from the top step of the Orioles' dugout. Layne's called third strike on Roberts that ended...
  • Phillies historically have success at Petco Park

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Philadelphia Phillies - INSIDE PITCH SAN DIEGO -- Even though they lost three of four games at Petco Park this season, the Philadelphia Phillies still have the highest winning percentage (minimum 10 games) of any...
  • Oakland Athletics - TeamReport

    MLB Team Report - Oakland Athletics - INSIDE PITCH OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Oakland Athletics freefall continued Thursday at the O.co Coliseum with a 7-2 loss to the Texas Rangers, and there's no guarantee it will end in time for them to salvage a wild-...
  • On The Fly: New Jeter Commercial A Schmaltzy Winner

    There's a new Derek Jeter commercial out, this one for Gatorade. If you haven't seen it, he decides to get out of a cab and walk the last few blocks to Yankee Stadium meeting and greeting folks along the way, especially at Stan's, the old souvenir shop....
  • Red Sox go first to division-worst in 2014

    The Sports Xchange By John Perrotto, The Sports Xchange Red Sox go first to division-worst in 2014 Check one of the Boston Red Sox's recent box scores and it looks more like Triple-A Pawtucket's lineup than that of the defending World Series champions....
  • Angels defeat Mariners, 5-0; clinch AL West title

    Angels defeat Mariners, 5-0; clinch AL West title
    When the Angels were in Boston in August, several players asked veteran infielder John McDonald to bring the World Series ring he won with the Red Sox last season from his home in Scituate, Mass., to Fenway Park. They wanted to see it, to touch it, to...
  • A's hope killer loss sparks a turnaround

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Oakland Athletics - INSIDE PITCH OAKLAND, Calif. -- If the Oakland A's were searching for rock bottom, they might have found it Wednesday night in a 6-1 loss to the Texas Rangers. The A's took a 1-0 lead into the...
  • Dodgers, Carlos Frias rocked early by Rockies in 16-2 loss

    Dodgers, Carlos Frias rocked early by Rockies in 16-2 loss
    So it's come to this: With the Dodgers' division lead about to be reduced to two games Wednesday afternoon, Manager Don Mattingly acknowledged the possibility of a bullpen game in the coming week. "We've talked about it," Mattingly said. Under that...
  • A's let one slip away vs. Rangers

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Oakland Athletics - INSIDE PITCH OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Oakland A's were coming off of back-to-back road wins against the Seattle Mariners when they opened a three-game series Tuesday night against the last-place...