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Narozen: 7. 1. 1984 (Tacoma, WA, USA) Pálka: L Hody: L Výška: 6-4 (193 cm) Váha: 240 lbs. (109 kg) College: žádná Draft: 2002 - 2nd round by the Boston Red Sox
Nathan Eovaldi gave the Red Sox their best postseason start since Jon Lester in Game 5 of the 2013 World Series, shutting down the high-power Yankees offense on Monday en route to a 2-1 Red Sox lead in the ALDS. (více...)
Meet the postseason starter that was DFAâ€™d in the same season
(3. 10. 2018, 20:28:01, Beyond the Boxscore)
The â€śopenerâ€ť role will be presented on its biggest stage yet tonight and Liam Hendriks will be the one to present it.
With the regular season now over and the entrance to postseason baseball that is the two wild card games now upon us, we get to see four of the best lineups in baseball duel off against some of the best arms in the game. Starting these two games will be two household names, the accomplished veteran Jon Lester and the young flamethrower Luis Severino, along with Kyle Freeland, a 25-year-old whose season could go toe-to-toe results-wise with some of the best arms in the National League. The last starting pitcher announced for these two contests is... well, he isnâ€™t really even a starting pitcher. Or a household name. Itâ€™s the 29-year-old Australian native Liam Hendriks, essentially a reliever who owns a 4.13 ERA in 24 innings this year. Sort of a change of pace from the three other arms weâ€™ll see (více...)
Eliminated Cubs ready to 'learn from losing'
(3. 10. 2018, 11:28:01, espnchicago.com)
The Cubs were eliminated from the postseason by the Rockies on Tuesday, and they reflected on what's next. "You can only learn from losing," Jon Lester said. (více...)
Kyle Schwarber and Jon Lester insist pain of 2018 can make Cubs better in '19
(3. 10. 2018, 11:21:01, Chicago Tribune)
Surprise, surprise: The Cubsâ€™ clubhouse was not a particularly sad place.
Cubs lefty Jon Lester was the perfect choice to start against the Rockies in Tuesday night's National League Wild Card Game. The trouble is, he didn't get any offensive support as the North Siders' season ended with a 2-1 loss in 13 innings at Wrigley Field. (více...)