JOHN LACKEY RUMORS & GOSSIP

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Here are the starting lineups, along with some encouraging injury news regarding two Red Sox players, to get you set for today's Red Sox/Cubs afternoon contest at Fenway Park!
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Pregame Notes 4/29/17: Struggling Starters Duel as Steven Wright Faces John Lackey in Sox/Cubs Matinee

Struggling starters Steven Wright and John Lackey will take the mound in the middle game of this weekend's premier matchup in baseball. The Red Sox will look to win back-to-back games for the first time since mid April after last night's dramatic one-run victory, and the pregame notes have today's…
Via CLNS Radio
43 minutes ago

Chicago Cubs: Lackey back at Fenway for Game 2 against Boston

After coming up short in last night’s contest, the Chicago Cubs (12-10) send veteran righty John Lackey (1-3, 4.88 ERA) to the mound in Game 2 of their weekend series against the Boston Red Sox (12-10). Many of you may remember the 2011 season where Lackey and Jon Lester infamously ate fried chicken and drank […] Chicago Cubs: Lackey back at Fenway for Game 2 against Boston ...
Via Cubbies Crib
1 hour ago

Another Fenway reunion: Lackey faces Sox

Red Sox manager John Farrell still remembers the roar of the crowd when John Lackey walked off the mound in Game 6 of the 2013 World Series. Lackey pitched for the Red Sox from 2010-14, and was the winning pitcher when Boston clinched the World Series. Lackey is back as a member of the Cubs at Fenway Park, and he's set to face Sox knuckleballer Steven Wright on Saturday.
Via Cubs.com
16 hours ago

Wright opposes former Sox hurler Lackey

Red Sox manager John Farrell still remembers the roar of the crowd when John Lackey walked off the mound in Game 6 of the 2013 World Series. Lackey pitched for the Red Sox from 2010-14, and was the winning pitcher when Boston clinched the World Series. Lackey is back as a member of the Cubs at Fenway Park, and he's set to face Sox knuckleballer Steven Wright on Saturday.
Via RedSox.com
16 hours ago

BP Wrigleycast Episode 45: Heyward gets hot, Lackey loses his cool

Ryan and Isaac lead off discussing the recent struggles of John Lackey, including a few reasons why this could be who the 38-year-old pitcher is now. But are there any potential upgrades from within the organization or via trade? Later, the guys discuss Jason Heyward’s progress and just how valuable he can be to the […]
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs: Should John Lackey be upset or embarrassed by his performance?

Following the Chicago Cubs 7-5 loss to the Cincinnati Reds, starter John Lackey sounded off on his performance. Well, he sounded off at least. Is he doing enough and not getting the support, or does he have work to do? The Chicago Cubs have some very outspoken pitchers on this team. John Lackey is one […] Chicago Cubs: Should John Lackey be upset or embarrassed by his performance...
Via Cubbies Crib
5 days ago

John Lackey struggles as Cubs drop series finale to Reds

CINCINNATI  Bronson Arroyo gave the best performance during his long comeback, pitching three-hit ball over six innings Sunday as the Cincinnati Reds salvaged a 7-5
Via CSN Chicago
5 days ago

Cubs seem to imply they think Eric Thames is using PEDs

It seems like some with the Chicago Cubs are ascribing Eric Thames’ hot start to the season to the use of PEDs without actually saying so.Thames, who spent the past handful of seasons slugging home runs in Korea, has been scorching hot to start the 2017 MLB season. He has six doubles and seven home runs for the Brewers, and produced three hits in each of the first two games of...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

John Lackey bemoans how baseball is ‘getting really soft’

Chicago Cubs pitcher John Lackey has cultivated a reputation of having a gruff, no-nonsense personality with little patience for things that bother him. So perhaps it shouldn’t come as much a surprise that when asked about what annoys him about baseball, it’s something to do with how the modern version of baseball lacks the toughness of previous eras. Lackey conducted an...
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August 09, 2016  |  Discuss
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