THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING

It developed into a great situation

Sox think Lester will come up aces

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By Tony Massarotti
Globe Staff / October 1, 2008

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In the great reconstruction of the Red Sox, during the transition from self-fulfilling doubt to prevailing optimism, Jon Lester stands out like an oldest child. The blossoming lefthander was the first seed planted by these Red Sox, the very first draft pick in the booming John Henry era. (Full article: 908 words)

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