Jon Lester News Archive
Lester went eight innings and didn't give up an earned run in Game 1 of Saturday's doubleheader against the Orioles. He was charged with two unearned runs on five hits and zero walks with seven strikeouts.
Lester will start the first game of Saturday's doubleheader against the Orioles, MLB.com reports.
Lester will not start Friday against the Orioles, after the game was postponed due to storms in the area, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.
Lester was great against the rival Yankees on Saturday, scattering five hits and giving up just one earned run in eight innings. He also walked two and fanned six in what was his ninth win of the season.
Lester struck out four and gave up two earned runs in 7.2 innings in a no-decision against the A's on Sunday.
Lester gave up just one run on four hits and a walk in 6.1 innings Tuesday against the Twins.
Hughes gave up two earned runs on eight hits with six strikeouts in eight innings Tuesday against the Red Sox.
Lester allowed just two runs -- one earned -- and eight hits over 7.2 innings to earn his seventh win of the season Thursday. He issued just one walk and struck out four.