Sat, 15 Feb 2014 19:18:36 -0800
Boston Red Sox SPs Jon Lester, John Lackey and Clay Buchholz will not pitch until their second turn in the spring training rotation because of the appearances they made during the playoffs. RPs Koji Uehara, Junichi Tazawa, Craig Breslow and Edward Mujica will also be used cautiously during spring training.
Mon, 30 Dec 2013 02:11:45 -0800
Although Boston Red Sox SP John Lackey has come up in trade talks this offseason, it is thought Boston has little interest in dealing the veteran pitcher. Lackey has a $500,000 contract option for 2015 which could provide some payroll flexibility, provided a new deal is not reached before then.
Wed, 13 Nov 2013 14:17:24 -0800
Boston Red Sox SPs Jon Lester, Clay Buchholz, Jake Peavy, Felix Doubront and John Lackey are all generating trade interest, and teams are particularly interested in Lackey, who is owed $15.75 million over the next two seasons.
Mon, 11 Nov 2013 14:26:48 -0800
The San Francisco Giants are interested in free-agent SPs Dan Haren (Nationals), Bronson Arroyo (Reds) and Tim Hudson (Braves) but are also open to the idea of trading for a starting pitcher this offseason. The Boston Red Sox are reportedly willing to listen on SPs Jake Peavy and John Lackey, but the Giants have no interest in Peavy. The Chicago Cubs are said to be searching for a young catcher and are willing to listen on SP Jeff Samardzija.
Wed, 30 Oct 2013 20:45:41 -0700
Boston Red Sox SP John Lackey allowed one earned run while scattering nine hits over 6 2/3 innings in Game 6 of the World Series Wednesday, Oct. 30, against the St. Louis Cardinals. He struck out five while picking up the win, helping the Red Sox to their third world title since 2004. Lackey is the third pitcher in Major League Baseball history to win the World Series clincher for two different teams in his career.
Tue, 22 Oct 2013 14:14:48 -0700
Boston Red Sox SP John Lackey will pitch Game 2 of the World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday, Oct. 24.
Mon, 21 Oct 2013 20:39:58 -0700
Boston Red Sox SP John Lackey is expected to start Game 2 of the World Series Thursday, Oct. 24, against the St. Louis Cardinals. He worked in Game 2 of the American League Division Series and Game 3 of the American League Championship Series.
Fri, 11 Oct 2013 13:12:34 -0700
Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell said SP Jon Lester will start Game 1 of the American Championship Series against the Detroit Tigers Saturday, Oct. 12, followed by SPs Clay Buchholz, John Lackey and Jake Peavy.
Wed, 02 Oct 2013 14:03:27 -0700
Boston Red Sox SP Jon Lester will start Game 1 of the American League Division Series against the Oakland Athletics Friday, Oct. 4, followed by SPs John Lackey, Clay Buchholz and Jake Peavy.
Sun, 22 Sep 2013 19:18:25 -0700
It isn't official, but the rotation order for the Boston Red Sox for the upcoming week suggests SPs Jon Lester and John Lackey are in line to pitch Games 1 and 2 of the American League Division Series with one extra day of rest.