Jon Lester News Archive
Lester pitched a gem against the White Sox on Thursday, allowing just one run over eight strong innings. He scattered seven hits and struck out nine for his second win of the season.
Lester allowed two runs on six hits, walking two and striking out six over 6.2 innings of a 4-2 win against the Yankees on Friday night.
Lester allowed four runs (two earned) on seven hits and one walk while striking out six in 7.1 innings in Sunday's loss to the Brewers.
Lester looked strong in a loss Monday, holding the Orioles to two runs over seven innings of work, striking out eight.
Lester has been officially named Boston's Opening Day starter, Jenny Dell of NESN reports.
Lester threw 94 pitches against High-A hitters Wednesday, WEEI.com reports.
Lester threw 5.2 scoreless innings and 81 pitches in Friday's exhibition game against the Phillies.