With the Red Sox trying to bring Jon Lester and Pablo Sandoval to Boston, one has to wonder, what is their Plan B if they can't sign the free agents?
So, Jon Lester will return to the Red Sox on a less-than-market-value deal and all will be right again with the Sox and their rotation. Right?
The Red Sox have made it pretty clear that Jon Lester and Pablo Sandoval are at the top of their free agent wish list.
Representatives of Red Sox management and ownership met with free agent left-hander Jon Lester in the Atlanta area last week, and made an offer to the lefty pitcher who was dealt by the