Jon Lester


BOSTON -- Every time Jon Lester has a game like the one he had on Sunday, the cash register seems to only chime louder.


The Red Sox season is nearly one-third over, which means Jon Lester is one-third of the way to free agency.


CSNNE Red Sox Analyst and former Red Sox infielder Lou Merloni has his checklist for fixing the struggling Sox, who came into their series with the Rays having lost seven in a row.


BOSTON - If you think Jon Lester and A.J. Pierzynski may not have enough familiarity to work well together, don't bring it up to Pierzynski.