The only reasons to trade Jon Lester would be if he wants to leave, or if the Red Sox can't afford him. Neither is true, so the Sox shouldn't put him up for sale.
The Sox look to make it two in a row as they close out the homestand with Jon Lester facing the White Sox in an afternoon game at Fenway. Follow along & join the conversation here.
1) Not many tears shed over A.J.'s departure. 2) Fans take to the kids, for now. 3) JBJ a Gold Glover in center.
2yAaron Cook has experienced a setback in returning from the gash in his knee.
2yRyan Sweeney is back in the Red Sox starting lineup, playing in centerfield after sitting out due to a concussion.
2ySunday's home run was Adrian Gonzalezs only hit in four at-bats in the game. While it gave him a seven-game hitting streak, a season high, Gonzalez has been mired in a slump for his standards.
2yAlfredo Aceves picked up his second loss of the season, and snapped a streak of nine straight successful conversions. it marked his third blown save in 15 chances this season.
2yHe didn't get the victory, but Clay Buchholz had arguably his best outing of the season for the Red Sox.
2yThe Red Sox have a win in hand until Alfredo Aceves gives up a ninth-inning homer to blow a save and give the Rays a 4-3 win.
2yDaisuke Matsuzaka had a solid outing for Pawtucket, showing much better command of his fastball.
|7/10||vs. CWS||1:05 PT2:05 MT3:05 CT4:05 ET16:05 ET20:05 GMT4:05 1:05 MST3:05 EST3:35 VEN0:05 UAE (+1)3:05 CT|
|7/11||@ Hou||5:10 PT6:10 MT7:10 CT8:10 ET20:10 ET0:10 GMT8:10 5:10 MST7:10 EST7:40 VEN4:10 UAE (+1)7:10 CT|
|7/12||@ Hou||1:10 PT2:10 MT3:10 CT4:10 ET16:10 ET20:10 GMT4:10 1:10 MST3:10 EST3:40 VEN0:10 UAE (+1)3:10 CT|
|7/13||@ Hou||11:10 PT12:10 MT1:10 CT2:10 ET14:10 ET18:10 GMT2:10 11:10 MST1:10 EST1:40 VEN22:10 UAE1:10 CT|
|7/18||vs. KC||4:10 PT5:10 MT6:10 CT7:10 ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 MST6:10 EST6:40 VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 CT|
|7/9||vs. CWS||W 5-4|
|7/8||vs. CWS||L 3-8|
|7/7||vs. CWS||L 0-4|
|7/6||vs. Bal||L 6-7|
|7/5||vs. Bal||L 4-7|
|7/5||vs. Bal||W 3-2|
|7/2||vs. ChC||L 9-16|
|7/1||vs. ChC||L 1-2|
|6/30||vs. ChC||L 0-2|
|6/29||@ NYY||W 8-5|
Copyright © 2014 by STATS LLC.
All rights reserved.
All rights reserved.