Jon Lester RUMORS & NEWS

  • 4 MLB Milestones We Could Be Robbed of Thanks to Shortened 2020 Season

    12 Up "Major League Baseball remains without a plan for the 2020 season and the worst-case scenario, aside from no games at all, appears to be a 48-game season. Such a shortened season will essentially rob players of a year of their careers, and certain players may even never reach..." June 09

  • Replacing Jon Lester and Jose Quintana for the Cubs

    The Union Journal "t existing, the Cubs have just 2 beginning bottles under agreement for the 2021 period: Yu Darvish and Kyle Hendricks The Cubs really control Darvish with 2023 and Hendricks with ’24, so they’ll proceed as turning essentials right into their mid-30 s. The set..." June 02

  • Jon Lester opens up about his uncertain future

    WEEI Boston "Jon Lester summed up quite a bit with just a few select words. “It’s just a unique deal,” the Cubs pitcher told during a wide-ranging conversation. So true, in so many ways. The first order of business, of course, is finding a path to..." May 05

  • In or Out? Examining the Hall of Fame Cases for MLB's Longest-Tenured Stars

    Bleacher Report "It isn't easy to stick around in Major League Baseball. Even less easy, of course, is sticking around and building a Hall of Fame resume in the process. So while we wait for the coronavirus pandemic to pass, we thought we'd sort through the Cooperstown cases for some..." May 03