Lester's journey

Boston.com
  Rise through the minors After a couple of seasons at the Single-A level, Lester broke out in 2005 with the Double-A Portland Sea Dogs. That season, he was 11-6 with a 2.61 ERA and 163 strikeouts in 148 1/3 innings. Check out the video to the left (shot in 2005) for more on Lester’s climb up the minor league ladder.
 


Rise through the minors

After a couple of seasons at the Single-A level, Lester broke out in 2005 with the Double-A Portland Sea Dogs. That season, he was 11-6 with a 2.61 ERA and 163 strikeouts in 148 1/3 innings. Check out the video to the left (shot in 2005) for more on Lester’s climb up the minor league ladder.