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Red Sox | Jon Lester remains a top priority for Boston

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:41:43 -0800

Free-agent SP Jon Lester (Athletics) is still an option for the Boston Red Sox, and owner John Henry said that the team is willing to exceed the $189 million luxury tax threshold in order to sign him. "Obviously we're doing everything we can to sign a top-tier pitcher, Jon Lester," Henry said. "And hopefully he'll come back."

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

Giants | SF to meet with Jon Lester

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:25:08 -0800

Free-agent SP Jon Lester (Athletics) is set to meet with the San Francisco Giants next week, according to a person with knowledge of the meeting.

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Cubs | Cubs offer Jon Lester $135 million

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:56:55 -0800

The Chicago Cubs have offered free-agent SP Jon Lester (Athletics) a deal worth just over $135 million for six years, according to sources.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: CSNChicago.com - David Kaplan

Red Sox | Jon Lester still an option

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:58:43 -0800

Free-agent SP Jon Lester (Athletics) is still an option for the Boston Red Sox even though they added 3B Pablo Sandoval and SS Hanley Ramirez.

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

Giants | Could enter Jon Lester talks

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 06:16:36 -0800

Free-agent SP Jon Lester (Athletics) could be an option for the San Francisco Giants after 3B Pablo Sandoval agreed with the Boston Red Sox.

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

MLB | Jon Lester to meet with more teams

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 07:31:57 -0800

Free-agent SP Jon Lester (Athletics) is expected to meet with at least two more teams next week, according to a source. Lester has met with the Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs and Atlanta Braves so far.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: WEEI.com - Rob Bradford

Royals | Royals focus on Francisco Liriano

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:27:31 -0800

The Kansas City Royals are expected to check in on the top free-agent pitchers on the market, SP Jon Lester (Athletics) and James Shields (Royals), but their focus will mainly be on SP Francisco Liriano (Pirates) and SP Ervin Santana (Braves).

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

Red Sox | Jon Lester receives huge offer from Boston

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:53:38 -0800

Free-agent SP Jon Lester (Athletics) received a six-year offer in the range of $110-$120 million from the Boston Red Sox, according to sources.

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

Red Sox | BoSox make Jon Lester offer

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:56:20 -0800

Free-agent SP Jon Lester (Athletics) received a contract offer from the Boston Red Sox when he met with them earlier this week, according to major league sources. Terms of the offer weren't disclosed, and a source said Lester isn't expected to make a quick decision. The Toronto Blue Jays, Chicago Cubs, Atlanta Braves and St. Louis Cardinals have expressed interest in Lester.

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

Cubs | Chicago meets with Jon Lester

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:19:49 -0800

Free-agent SP Jon Lester (Athletics) met with the Chicago Cubs Tuesday, Nov. 18, according to a source. Lester is 116-67 with a 3.58 ERA in nine seasons in the bigs.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Carrie Muskat