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Dodgers Video: Cody Bellinger Hits Team-Leading 10th Home Run, Kiké Hernandez Also Takes Jon Lester Deep, And More

Sunday's matchup between Clayton Kershaw and Jon Lester was billed as a pitchers' duel, but in the end neither starter...
Via Dodger Blue
8 hours ago

Lester on outing: 'Obviously not good'

Cubs pitcher Jon Lester discusses his rough outing after Sunday's 9-4 loss to the Dodgers.
Via CSN Chicago
13 hours ago

Jon Lester vs. Clayton Kershaw doesn’t live up to expectations as Dodgers sweep Cubs

A marquee pitching matchup turned into a slugfest Sunday at Dodger Stadium. The Cubs came up short as they were swept away in Los Angeles. 
Via CSN Chicago
15 hours ago

Clayton Kershaw, Jon Lester Wiped Out As Dodgers Power Their Way To Sweep Of Cubs

The anticipated pitchers' duel between Clayton Kershaw and Jon Lester was nothing of the sort, with both laboring through...
Via Dodger Blue
15 hours ago

Chicago Cubs: Previewing Jon Lester vs Clayton Kershaw

After dropping the first two games of the series against the Dodgers and failing to score a run, the Cubs turn to Jon Lester. The problem? Clayton Kershaw is on the other side. In a rematch of sorts of the 2016 NLCS, The Los Angeles Dodgers have dominated the first two games of the series. […] Chicago Cubs: Previewing Jon Lester vs Clayton Kershaw - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib...
Via Cubbies Crib
20 hours ago

Preview: Clayton Kershaw, Jon Lester Duel; Dodgers Aim To Sweep Cubs

The Los Angeles Dodgers close out their 10-game homestand with a blockbuster series finale against the Chicago Cubs...
Via Dodger Blue
21 hours ago

Kiké Hernandez Explains Difficulty In Stealing Bases Off Jon Lester

The Los Angeles Dodgers conclude their three-game series against the Chicago Cubs with a showdown between Jon...
Via Dodger Blue
21 hours ago

Jon Lester, MLB’s Most Consistent Starting Pitcher

This post is going to play out like a love letter to Jon Lester. So if you’re in a romantic mood, you’ve clicked on the right link. If you’re not, maybe just stick around and hate-read. Our advertisers care little for your emotional state. It’s safe to say that Jon Lester has sustained my sanity this season, which is no mean feat. Amongst the surge of hiccups the Cubs rotation...
Via Cubs Insider
1 day ago

Jon Lester blasts MLB slide rule for making game ‘soft’

Jon Lester and Joe Maddon are no fans of MLB’s new slide rule intended to protect middle infielders, with the pitcher saying it’s an example of making the sport “soft.” This is the second season that MLB has a new slide rule that penalizes teams an out for using breakup slides. The rule was enacted after Chase Utley injured the Mets’ Ruben Tejada in the 2015 MLB playoffs...
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Maddon, Lester rip slide rule after controversial call

Baseball’s slide rule, enacted in 2016 after a pair of hard slides injured Jung Ho Kang of the Pirates and Ruben Tejada of the Mets during the end of the 2015 season, has been a source of controversy among the players and coaches throughout the game. Many feel that the slide rule is just another way to baby players and is an overreaction to a pair of freak incidents.Two such people...
Via The Comeback
15 days ago  |  Discuss

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