Les is More

Les is More

BRed Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester throws against the Atlanta Braves in the first inning at their Interleague baseball game in Atlanta, Georgia, June 16, 2006.

(Reuters Photo)

The Tough Get Going in Atlanta
Lester, Sox Stop Streak at Four
Get Back on Winning Track, 4-1

The Les You Know the Better: Jon Bounces Back in Second Start
The Anti-Clement: Les Hangs Tough to Work Out of Jams
Captain Steers the Ship Out of Troubled Waters with Big Bat
The Anti-E-Rod: Lowell Connects Early, Grabs the Win Late
Enthusiastic Sox Go for the Win While Braves Slip into Francoma
Out of Control: No Need to Hit Hudson When Walks Turn to Runs
Pen Provides Two Shutout Innings from Guys Not Named Papelbon

"I pounded the zone better with my fastball. I had better command with everything, and just went right after them and made them hit it." -- 6.16.06, Jon Lester on his improved outing

Rent-a-Wreck Reception

Rent-a-Wreck is Looking to Hide Again This Weekend

(BDD Photo Illustration / Brian Shamis)

Road Sox Nation Gets Money's Worth When Rent Steps to the Plate
As Edgar Gets the Damon-Pedro-FoulkeFenway Treatment
(He May Need a Hiding Place at Turner Too)

BDD is a feature of Boston.com. All posts are by Steve Silva unless otherwise indicated.

Boston Globe:

Red Sox end losing streak > Shaughnessy: Debunking myths about the 2014 Red Sox > Cherington: Everyone needs to get better

Boston Herald:

Ortiz, Red Sox bats break out to end losing streak > Buchholz still bewildered > Memory loss haunting Red Sox


Lester was once a good hitter, now heading toward dubious record > Travis Shaw brings hot bat to Pawtucket > Ranaudo shines > Betts not a candidate for Boston, yet

NY Post:

St. Louis lets Ozzie Smith bid Jeter goodbye > Yanks prevail in extras again > Nonsense leads off in MLB broadcasts > Beltran elbow on mend

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