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Jon Lester (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

With Contract Talks Tabled, It’s Time For Red Sox To Trade Jon Lester

Just in case it wasn’t already perfectly clear that the Red Sox have no desire to sign Jon Lester to the contract he deserves, principal owner John Henry just made it loud and clear.

07/24/2014

Red Sox starter Jon Lester. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Red Sox, Lester Put Contract Talks On Hold

By all accounts the Red Sox and Lester are on amicable terms, but they have mutually decided to put the negotiations on pause for the time being.

98.5 The Sports Hub–03/31/2014

David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: Did David Ortiz Deserve This Severance Package/Contract Extension?

Between his MVP-caliber play and his status as a Boston sports icon, the designated hitter is now guaranteed to be a Red Sox for life – but is the contract extension (essentially a severance package) good business? Zo & Flynn discuss.

98.5 The Sports Hub–03/24/2014

Clay Buchholz, John Lackey and Jon Lester at 2014 spring training. (Photo by Dan Roche/WBZ-TV)

Roche: Red Sox Lineup, Rotation Taking Shape With Opening Day 3 Weeks Away

Dan Roche passes along a few quick notes with opening day right around the corner.

03/10/2014

John Henry lifts the William Harridge Trophy at Fenway Park in October 2013. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

John Henry Responds To Marlins’ Lineup Complaint With Verbal Jab On Twitter

Things are getting a bit heated down in the Sunshine State.

03/10/2014

A general view of Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Toucher & Rich: 30 More Years For Fenway Park?

John Henry doesn’t want to be the person to knock down Fenway Park, and in thirty years it won’t be his problem to deal with.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/20/2014

(Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: No Expiration Date On Fenway Park

Scrapping Fenway, even 30 years from now? Insanity.

02/20/2014

Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz celebrates after winning the 2013 World Series. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Ortiz Clears Air On Contract Talk, Sick Of ‘Haters’

David Ortiz said he just wants another year on his contract, and is sick of all his “haters” bashing him for it.

02/19/2014

Red Sox DH David Ortiz. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Roche’s Spring Training Blog: Ortiz Using Contract As Motivation

WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche checked in with 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich from Fort Myers on Wednesday morning, where there’s plenty of chatter about David Ortiz and recent comments on his contract (again).

02/19/2014

Red Sox owner John Henry bought The Boston Globe and two other Massachusetts newspapers for $70 million. (Credit: PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Boston Globe Owner John Henry Takes On Publisher Role

The new owner of the Boston Globe named himself publisher Thursday and appointed a well-known Boston advertising executive as CEO.

01/30/2014

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