Monday's Sports In Brief
the Yankees on July 22. He batted .262 with six homers and 17 RBIs in 191 at-bats for New York. CHICAGO (AP) - Jon Lester and the Chicago Cubs finalized a $155 million, six-year contract that they agreed to during the winter meetings last
Red Sox rebuilding rotation
rebuilding rotation Andrew Koo AK Jon Lester , Clay Buchholz, John Lackey, Jake ..... grand return on the original asset, Jon Lester , but in all, this didnâ t work ..... opportunity of negotiating seriously with Jon Lester ; value in and of itself, even if
Johnny Manziel was weekend's biggest loser ... but who won the weekend?
Francesa: 'Cowboy fans are among the worst front runners in the history of professional sports' DEC 15, 2:57 pm Jon Lester introduced by the Chicago Cubs DEC 15, 2:57 pm Letters To Santa DEC 15, 2:54 pm Kevin Cash formally introduced
Things to know about MLB free-agent signings
There were a bevy of free-agent deals Monday. Here are some things to know about the biggest moves: JON LESTER Jon Lester and the Cubs finally made it official, and Chicago's new No. 34 thinks he can help bring the Windy City its
AP source: Cubs, Motte agree to 1-year deal
Chicago another big arm for its bullpen and continues an impressive offseason for the Cubs. They also signed left-hander Jon Lester and traded for catcher Miguel Montero. --- AP Sports Writer Ronald Blum in New York contributed to this report.
Don't Nationals want to pay to play?
Zimmermann also is 10th in baseball-reference.com's version of WAR over that period and 12th in fWAR. He cannot match Jon Lester 's postseason accomplishments, but his overall resume dwarfs Homer Bailey's. Lester got $155 million for six years
AP source: Lester $30M signing bonus sets record
NEW YORK (AP) Jon Lester set Major League Baseball records for largest signing bonus and biggest upfront payment with his $155 million, seven-year deal
For BoSox, six years for Lester too many?
interview with Red Sox president and CEO Larry Luchhino , who spoke at length about the club's failure to re-sign Jon Lester : Lester reportedly signed with the Cubs for six years and $155 million with a vesting option for a seventh year. The
Ace-less Red Sox can still win
34 ERA in 26 starts last season Clay Buchholz. Cherington got to work in San Diego. After they couldn't convince Jon Lester to come back to Boston for less money than the Cubs offered him they quickly instituted Plan B. That plan netted both
Even with Lester, Cubs won't contend in 2015
Ken Rosenthal broke the news about Jon Lester agreeing to a deal with the Cubs ..... Because while the addition of Jon Lester obviously means the Cubs are serious ..... sort of money that pitchers like Jon Lester get. Hell, he might have been able