Jon Lester took to Twitter to thank his fans and supporters on Thursday, hours after being dealt to the Oakland Athletics along with Jonny Gomes for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes.
BOSTON -- Three things we learned in the Red Sox 4-2 loss to the Blue Jays on Tuesday night:
1. The trade deadline is getting to the team
BOSTON - The Red Sox lost the game Tuesday night, but that will pale in comparison to what they could lose Wednesday or Thursday.
BOSTON - Sorry Big Papi, as much as an "illegal defense" rule would help your batting average, not even your manager is in favor of the idea.