Count Michael Felger among those who think the Red Sox will be successful in their pursuit of Jon Lester.
SAN DIEGO -- On Monday, the consensus seemed to be that Jon Lester was trying to decide between the Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants.
The Jon Lester situation continues to have Red Sox fans on the edge of their seats.
If Lester decides to sign elsewhere, the team will still need to bring in starting pitching.
SAN DIEGO -- The numbers now are staggering: six seasons, for a minimum of $130 million, and perhaps as much as $150 million -- or more -- to sign Jon Lester.
SAN DIEGO -- Whether the Red Sox sign free agent Jon Lester or not, the team needs two experienced starters to re-make their depleted rotation.