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Red Sox | No talks with Jon Lester until offseason

Sat, 12 Apr 2014 09:52:39 -0700

Boston Red Sox SP Jon Lester will not resume contract talks with the team until the end of the season. The team offered Lester a four-year deal worth $70 million to $80 million this offseason, but Lester rejected it, according to sources. The team is willing to increase their offer but may lose Lester if they do not dramatically improve the offer.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: FOXSports.com - Ken Rosenthal

Red Sox | Extension talks with Jon Lester stop

Sat, 29 Mar 2014 08:15:05 -0700

The Boston Red Sox have stopped contract extension talks with SP Jon Lester for now. The two sides could resume talks during the regular season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Peter Abraham

Red Sox | Jon Lester to start OD

Thu, 27 Mar 2014 12:50:48 -0700

Boston Red Sox SP Jon Lester will start the team's opening day game this year.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Maureen Mullen

Red Sox | Contract talks for Jon Lester heading in right direction

Fri, 21 Mar 2014 14:50:36 -0700

Boston Red Sox SP Jon Lester said he believes contract extension talks with the team are headed in the right decision as the regular season approaches. Lester is also willing to talk an extension after the season starts.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Peter Abraham

Red Sox | Jon Lester still interested in extension

Sun, 02 Mar 2014 00:01:09 -0800

Boston Red Sox SP Jon Lester and the team are still interested in a contract extension. Lester has publicly stated he does not like change, which makes the likelihood some sort of extension will get finished pretty likely.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: CBSSports.com - Jon Heyman

Red Sox | Several pitchers will be used cautiously

Sat, 15 Feb 2014 19:18:36 -0800

Boston Red Sox SPs Jon Lester, John Lackey and Clay Buchholz will not pitch until their second turn in the spring training rotation because of the appearances they made during the playoffs. RPs Koji Uehara, Junichi Tazawa, Craig Breslow and Edward Mujica will also be used cautiously during spring training.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Peter Abraham

Red Sox | Jon Lester willing to take discount

Thu, 23 Jan 2014 14:21:29 -0800

Boston Red Sox SP Jon Lester said he's willing to give the team a discount in order to stay in Boston on a long-term extension. Lester is eligible for free agency after the 2014 season. "These guys are my No. 1 priority," Lester said. "I want to be here 'til they rip this jersey off my back."

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNBoston.com - Gordon Edes

Red Sox | Jon Lester wants extension before season

Thu, 23 Jan 2014 12:58:32 -0800

Boston Red Sox SP Jon Lester said he'd prefer to discuss a contract extension before Opening Day, but he's willing to negotiate.

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Red Sox | Starters generating interest

Wed, 13 Nov 2013 14:17:24 -0800

Boston Red Sox SPs Jon Lester, Clay Buchholz, Jake Peavy, Felix Doubront and John Lackey are all generating trade interest, and teams are particularly interested in Lackey, who is owed $15.75 million over the next two seasons.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Nick Cafardo

Red Sox | Pick up Jon Lester's option

Fri, 01 Nov 2013 14:34:42 -0700

The Boston Red Sox, as expected, exercised SP Jon Lester's $13 million option for the 2014 season Friday, Nov. 1. They have yet to begin talks on a contract extension.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Boston Herald - Scott Lauber