Red Sox Opening Day

Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Lester On Opening Day Start: ‘It’s A Big Deal’

Jon Lester is ready to make his first opening day start for the Red Sox on Friday against the Rangers,


Red Sox Manager Terry Francona. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Red Sox Opening Day Lineup

The Boston Red Sox have released their lineup for the 2011 Opener against the Texas Rangers.


Manager Terry Francona has some tough decisions to make before Opening Day when it comes to the Red Sox bullpen. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Red Sox Bullpen: Tito’s Tough Decisions

Red Sox Manager Terry Francona has a tough decision when it comes to the bullpen with just one week left until opening day.


Boston Red Sox''s Marco Scutaro, center, is congratulated at the dugout by Kevin Youkilis, right, after hitting a home run off in a spring training baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Wednesday, March 16, 2011 in Kissimmee, Fla. The Braves won 4-3. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Braves Top Lester, Red Sox 4-3

Tommy Hanson outpitched Boston Red Sox opening day starter Jon Lester in the Atlanta Braves’ 4-3 win Wednesday.


Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester is not worried about who gets the ball for the Red Sox on Opening Day. (Photo by Dan Roche)

Four Shutout Innings For Lester, Shrugs Off Opening Day Talk

Red Sox lefty Jon Lester threw four shutout innings against the Twins on Friday, and shrugged off all the talk about who will start for the Sox on opening day.