Jon Lester News Archive
Lester (17-6) picked up the win in Saturday's 8-3 victory over the White Sox, giving up three runs (two earned) on eight hits over five innings while striking out four.
Lester (16-6) picked up the win Saturday against the Reds, allowing just two hits and two walks while striking out nine across seven scoreless innings.
Lester (back) is listed as Chicago's starting pitcher for Saturday's game against the Reds, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.
Lester (back) said he doesn't expect to miss his next start, Bruce Levine of 670TheScore.com reports.
Lester exited Monday's start against Milwaukee due to back tightness, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.
Lester was removed from Monday's outing against Milwaukee due to injury, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com reports. He allowed three runs on eight hits and two walks while striking out seven over 5.2 innings.
Lester will take the mound against the Brewers on Monday, Jesse Rogers of ESPN Chicago reports.
Lester (15-5) allowed no runs on eight hits while striking out seven over six innings as he secured the victory Sunday against Philadelphia.
Lester allowed three runs on five hits and three walks while striking out two over six innings. He didn't factor into the decision Monday against New York.