Tags » Jon Lester

End of the Year HoME Roundup, Lefty Starters

Welcome to the ninth of our eleven post-season player updates, this one on left-handed starters, or what I like to think of as an existential question. 2,265 more words

Sidebars

Lester: I Absolutely Hate Removing Starters Early; It's Not Baseball

Rich Hill was removed from Game 2 of the World Series on Wednesday after just four innings, and Jon Lester has no idea why.

Hill, who allowed one run on three hits, struck out seven and threw just 60 pitches – 42 for strikes. 933 more words

Headlines

Jon Lester, Convicted in Howard Beach Race Attack, Dies at 48

At 17, he was called a ringleader in the 1986 assault by whites in Queens that left a black man dead and another badly beaten. A sister said he committed suicide. 21 more words

Convicted In Howard Beach Race Attack

Jon Lester, Convicted in Howard Beach Race Attack, Dies at 48

At 17, he was accused of being a ringleader in the 1986 assault by whites in Queens that left a black man dead and another badly beaten. 29 more words

Convicted In Howard Beach Race Attack

So What's Next?

Well, that sucked.

Last night’s 11-1 drubbing at the hands of the new best team in baseball, the Los Angeles Dodgers, seemed like the appropriate punctuation to a series that saw the Cubs being completely dominated in every aspect of the game. 493 more words

Smith

Cubs Find No Joy In WrigleyVille

Part of the beauty of baseball and any other sport for that matter, is that there has to be a winner and a loser. To say that the Cubs shouldn’t have been in the NLCS this year would be wrong. 1,158 more words

Chicago Cubs

Jake Arrieta Comes Up Aces for Cubs in Must-Win Game

Jake Arrieta was the man given the ball for the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night. With his team looking down the barrel of a 3-0 series deficit to the… 514 more words

MLB