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Chicago Sun-Times Mar 23, 2017
Cubs unveil what Jake Arrieta says might be MLB’s best rotation

Cubs unveil what Jake Arrieta says might be MLB’s best rotation

The majors' ERA leader a 5th starter? The Cubs' opening rotation: Jon Lester, Jake Arrieta, John Lackey, Brett Anderson, Kyle Hendricks.
CSN Chicago Mar 23, 2017

Now what? Jon Lester driven to deliver more World Series titles to Chicago

MESA, Ariz. Now what? Ryan Dempster believes these Cubs are young enough, hungry enough and talented enough to become the first group to win
Chicago Sun-Times Mar 22, 2017
Cubs’ Jon Lester: Best in (free agent) class after just 2 years?

Cubs’ Jon Lester: Best in (free agent) class after just 2 years?

For the Cubs, the difference between a bad megadeal and a great one? Alfonso Soriano didn't win a World Series; Jon Lester did.
Chicago Sun-Times Mar 21, 2017
Kyle Hendricks wants a place on Cubs’ 200-inning bandwagon

Kyle Hendricks wants a place on Cubs’ 200-inning bandwagon

The major leagues' ERA leader last year has only one personal goal in mind this year after topping out at a career-high 190 innings in 2016.
CSN Chicago Mar 16, 2017

They gone? Jon Lester puts faith in Cubs to find next wave of pitching after Jake Arrieta and John Lackey

With Jake Arrieta and John Lackey's future up in the air, Jon Lester is trusting the Theo Epstein and the Cubs to find the next wave of pitching.
The Cub Reporter Mar 16, 2017
Baez Owns Lester, Apparently

Baez Owns Lester, Apparently

Jeffrey Baez belted a solo home run leading off the game on Field #6 and contributed two RBI doubles later in the contest (all three run-scoring hits coming off Jon Lester), but it wasn't enough as Carlos Penalver drilled a solo HR leading off the bottom of the 1st inning, Wladmir Galindo smacked a solo shot onto the freeway berm beyond the left field fence in the bottom of the 6th, and Jonathan Sierra belted a two-run home run in the bottom of the 7th, helping the Iowa Cubs (AAA affiliate of the Chicago Cubs) rally to tie the Tennessee Smokies (Cubs AA affiliate) 7-7 on Field #6,...
Chicago Sun-Times Mar 16, 2017
Can Jon Lester be key for Cubs’ pitching stability post-Arrieta?

Can Jon Lester be key for Cubs’ pitching stability post-Arrieta?

The $155 million left-hander already has been a key to the Cubs' resurgence the last two years. Can he influence the Cubs' next group of young arms?
Chicago Sun-Times Mar 11, 2017
Cubs’ Jon Lester, Willson Contreras working just fine together

Cubs’ Jon Lester, Willson Contreras working just fine together

Jon Lester gave up four hits and a run, yet also struck out four, in three innings in the Cubs' 4-3 victory over the Rockies at Sloan Park.
CSN Chicago Mar 11, 2017

Joe Maddon teases potential Cubs Opening Day lineup behind Jon Lester

MESA, Ariz.  With Javy Baez currently playing for Puerto Rico in the World Baseball Classic, Joe Maddon gave a sneak peak at one version of
chicago.cbslocal.com Mar 6, 2017
Levine: Cubs' Jon Lester Happy To Move On From First Spring Outing

Levine: Cubs' Jon Lester Happy To Move On From First Spring Outing

The Cubs want to be mindful of the stressful innings that Lester is tasked with this season.
Chicago Tribune Mar 6, 2017
Jon Lester still in feeling-out phase with Willson Contreras as his catcher

Jon Lester still in feeling-out phase with Willson Contreras as his catcher

With his personal catcher, David Ross, now retired, Chicago Cubs ace Jon Lester will have Willson Contreras behind the plate.
Chicago Sun-Times Mar 5, 2017
Why Jon Lester says openers suck but changing catchers won’t

Why Jon Lester says openers suck but changing catchers won’t

What's in a name? The Lesters named their newborn daughter Cy Elizabeth. "It's just a name we liked," Jon said. Can he add another Cy to the family?
CSN Chicago Mar 5, 2017

Jon Lester doesn't see why throwing to Willson Contreras will be an issue

SURPRISE, Ariz. Who?Jon Lester pretended he didn't know who a reporter was talking about in regards to a question about former personal catcher David
Chicago Sun-Times Mar 5, 2017
Lester makes spring debut; Cubs tie Rangers in slugfest

Lester makes spring debut; Cubs tie Rangers in slugfest

Jon Lester said he was just happy to get through his first start of the spring (two innings). New relievers Wade Davis and Koji Uehara also debuted.
Chicago Sun-Times Mar 5, 2017
Russell scratched from Cubs lineup because of bruised arm

Russell scratched from Cubs lineup because of bruised arm

Kawasaki is stretching his versatility Sunday with his first start of the spring at third, and Cy Young finalist Jon Lester makes his spring debut.

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