Found October 24, 2013 on Gamedayr:
PLAYERS: Jon Lester
TEAMS: Boston Red Sox
The MLB has released a statement indicating no wrongdoing as to whether Jon Lester was cheating during Game 1 of the World Series.

MLB official briefly addresses Jon Lester glove controversy

The internet is accusing Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester of cheating during his impressive performance in Game 1 of the World Series on Wednesday night. A number of photos and video clips that have been making the rounds appear to show some sort of substance on the inside of Lester’s glove, which many have […]

Jon Lester Responds to Allegations That He Used Foreign Substance in Game 1 of World Series

BOSTON — There’s nothing to see here — aside from a well-pitched game. Jon Lester tossed 7 2/3 shutout innings in Game 1 of the World Series on Wednesday, yet a lot of talk during and after the contest centered on a green substance located inside of the left-hander’s glove. Lester said before Game 2 at Fenway Park that the substance was nothing more than rosin. “I just...

Lester cheated in Game 1 vs. Cards?

Jon Lester says there was nothing but rosin -- which is perfectly legal -- on his glove when he beat the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 1 of the World Series. A Cardinals minor leaguer posted a screen shot on Twitter showing a green substance on Lester's glove. Tyler Melling, a 25-year-old pitcher in the Florida State League, wrote: ''Jon Lester using a little Vaseline...

Jon Lester -"I know that not once have i cheated"

Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester acknowledged that he keeps rosin — a legal substance — in his glove when he pitches but he denied that he was using an illegal foreign substance to doctor the ball after pictures emerged of a glowing green substance on the thumb of his glove. “I know what I do day in and day out to prepare to pitch in big league games. I know that not once have I...

Pitcher Questions Jon Lester's Glove

Earlier in the season, Boston Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz was accused of using a mixture of sunscreen and rosin to get a better grip on the ball.'s his teammate Jon Lester who might be under the microscope. Wednesday night, during Game One of the World Series, the Boston ace was seen going to his glove during the seventh inning and, to some, it appeared as...

Jon Lester Good, Cardinals Not

Wednesday night, in Game 1 of the World Series, Jon Lester was good. The Cardinals’ hitters, in turn, were not, or at least their performance was not, and as a consequence, the Cardinals lost. The Red Sox are now ahead by a game, and the Cardinals have as long as possible to wait for the next start by Adam Wainwright. That’s the story, basically. It’s not the story that’s...

So, Did Jon Lester Do Something Or Not...???

((HT: Dennis Paruch via Vine)) Here's the event in question... Cards minor leaguer Tyler Melling insinuated the following on his Twitter account: Jon Lester using a little Vaseline inside the glove tonight? MLB has responded: "We cannot draw any conclusions from this video. There were no complaints from the Cardinals and the umpires never detected anything...

Boston Red Sox vs. St. Louis Cardinals World Series Game One Preview

Well the Red Sox beat the Detroit Tigers in the ALCS in six games and today for the Sox is gameday. The city of Boston is patiently waiting for the first pitch of Game one of the World Series tonight at 8:07. Jon Lester is taking the hill for the Sox tonight and he will be matching up against Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright who has been lights out this postseason with a 1.57 ERA in...

John Farrell, Mike Matheny React to Foreign Substance Allegations Made Against Jon Lester

BOSTON — Everybody sweats. Some just do it more than others. Jon Lester was tremendous in Game 1 of the World Series on Wednesday, but the performance wasn’t without controversy, as a Cardinals minor leaguer questioned on Twitter whether the pitcher was using a foreign substance located inside of his glove. Lester said Thursday that the lime green substance was rosin, which Red...

Jon Lester pitches a gem in Game 1 of the 2013 World Series

In a chilly night at Fenway Park, the time had finally come. The fall classic was here! Game one of the World Series featured the Boston Red Sox with Jon Lester and the St. Louis Cardinals with Adam Wainwright. The game though, delivered some huge surprises. In the bottom of the 1st, Boston would surprisingly get to Wainwright early. It all started with a Jacoby Ellsbury walk...

Red Sox-Cardinals Live: Jon Lester, Adam Wainwright Set to Start Game 1 As Sox, Cards Square Off in World Series

8 a.m. ET: And then there were two. The Red Sox and Cardinals ended the regular season atop the American League and National League, respectively. Now, three and a half weeks later, Boston and St. Louis are the only two teams still standing. They’ll square off for baseball’s ultimate prize beginning on Wednesday. The Red Sox and Cardinals will hook up in the World Series for...

Four Real? Beards beat Birds in WS Game One 10-23-13

Lefty Jon Lester twirled a 7.2-inning shutout over St. Louis in Game One of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park Wednesday night (photo Jan-Christian Sorensen Contributing Writer The Boston Red Sox showed the St. Louis Cardinals the error of their ways at Fenway Park Wednesday night as the Beards beat the Birds 8-1 in Game One of the 2013 World Series. St. Louis committed...

Carl Yastrzemski Will Throw Out First Pitch Before Game 1 of World Series

Before Jon Lester and Adam Wainwright take the mound in Game 1 of the World Series, Red Sox legend Carl Yastrzemski will do the honors. The Hall of Famer will throw out the first pitch on Wednesday night at Fenway Park. Yaz’s 23 seasons in baseball were all spent with the Red Sox, and he is Boston’s all-time leader in games played (3,308), runs (1,816), hits (3,419) and RBIs...

Pedroia doesn't know word 'validity,' blames Arizona St. education

When asked about the "validity" of any Jon Lester rumors, Red Sox star Dustin Pedroia said he didn't know what the word meant. Arizona State education, bro.

Red Sox Capitalize on Cardinal Mistakes, Take Game 1 of World Series

The Red Sox cruised to an easy 8-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals last night in game one of the 2013 World Series, at Fenway Park. Starter Jon Lester pitched 7.2 shutout innings, and the Red Sox scored more than enough runs in the first inning to secure a victory. With bases loaded in the first with one out, First Baseman Mike Napoli hit a double off Cardinals Starter, Adam...
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