Jon Lester News Archive
Lester will start Game 1 of the World Series on Tuesday against the Indians, Jesse Rogers of ESPN 1000 reports.
Manager Joe Maddon said Lester is set to start Game 1 of the NLCS on Saturday, Jesse Rogers of ESPN.com reports.
Lester pitched eight scoreless innings against the Giants on Friday, getting the win in a 1-0 victory in the opener of the NLDS. He gave up five hits, struck out five, and walked none.
Manager Joe Maddon announced that Lester will start Game 1 of the NLDS, Jesse Rogers of ESPN reports.
Lester (19-5) struggled in his final regular season start, allowing five runs on six hits, including a home run, and walking three in a loss to the Reds on Saturday. He also struck out six.
Lester (19-4) fired 6.2 shutout innings during Sunday's 3-1 win over the Cardinals, allowing three hits and one walk while striking out seven.