Jon Lester

Eight former Athletics relish chance to play for best team in MLB

OAKLAND — Standing in the visitor’s clubhouse of the park he briefly…

 

A’s lose again, trade rumors mount

As the sun continues to fade on the Athletics in the West,…

 

Cherington wishes he had more talk with Lester

SAN DIEGO -- Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington says he wishes…

 

Don’t worry about a little rain falling on Giants

Nobody wants their parade rained upon, but when it happened so literally…

Lester reportedly picks Cubs, gets deal for six years, $155 million

SAN DIEGO -- Pitcher Jon Lester agreed Tuesday night to a $155…

Lester tells Giants he won’t join champs

SAN DIEGO -- Jon Lester will not be staying in the Bay…

In leaving Giants, Tim Flannery simply embarking on a new journey

Everything in life can be labeled one of two ways: Good for…

Giants reportedly pursuing Jon Lester

A person with knowledge of the arrangements says free agent left-hander Jon…

Beane defends trade for Lester as A's begin offseason

OAKLAND -- Support his big moves or not, Billy Beane made one…

A’s Lester, Royals’ Shields in AL wild-card focus

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Royals made one of the…

It’s time for the A’s to shake out of their slump

With 38 games left in the season, the A’s are mired in…

Lester leads Athletics past Royals, 11-3

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jon Lester pitched six strong innings and Josh…

Lester goes the distance in A’s win over Twins

OAKLAND — Jon Lester pitched a three-hitter for his fourth career shutout,…

Cespedes trade will show A’s have depth to replace star

There have been two distinct eras of accomplishment since Billy Beane took…

Lester's gem puts Red Sox one win away from World Series title

ST. LOUIS -- Jon Lester pitched the Boston Red Sox within a whisker…

Red Sox's Lester says substance on glove was just rosin

BOSTON -- Jon Lester says there was nothing but rosin -- which is…