Reports: Jon Lester Has Been Traded to the Oakland Athletics

According to multiple reports, Red Sox lefthander Jon Lester has been traded to the Oakland Athletics along with Jonny Gomes. In return, the Red Sox will receive slugger Yoenis Cespedes. Live Trade Deadline Updates In Cespedes, Red Sox are Getting a Home-Run Hitting Outfielder with a Cannon

In Yoenis Cespedes, the Red Sox are Getting a Home-Run Hitting Outfielder With A Cannon

The new Red Sox outfielder can mash. And he’s got a pretty good arm, too.

OBF: Ben Cherington Makes Best Out of Horrible Red Sox Situation

Ben Cherington made chicken cordon bleu out of chicken poop by trading Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes to Oakland for Yoenis Cespedes.

Did Red Sox Really Low-Ball Lester With Initial Offer?

Were the terms of the 4-year, $70 million deal the Sox offered Lester as egregious as they’ve been portrayed? Let’s take a look at a few of the factors at play. Victorino Leaving Game Precautionary, Not Trade Related Miller, Koji Pitch as Members of the Red Sox for Perhaps the Final Time Reports: Royals No Longer Interested in Jonny Gomes

Jays Sweep Sox on Trade Deadline Eve

With less than 24 hours until the non-waiver trade deadline, the Red Sox served up another clunker at Fenway Park as the Blue Jays completed a three-game sweep. Box Score Sox Notes: And in Other News... Cardinals Land Justin Masterson Red Sox Lefthander Traded... But It's Felix Doubront Going to Cubs

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