John Lackey

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Alex Reimer
August 17, 2017 - 10:54 am
Jon Lester recorded his first career stolen base last month. So John Lackey, his chicken and beer compadre, decided to follow suit. The burly right-hander miraculously smacked a two-run single and swiped his first career bag Wednesday in the Cubs’ 7-6 victory over the Reds. He showed great base...
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The jury is still out on the Drew Pomeranz trade. (Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports)
July 28, 2016 - 6:47 am
With the trade deadline looming, it's hard not to look back on the Red Sox' deals since the turn of the century. Two notes on this list: The first is that these are the biggest deals, good or bad, which means yes, a couple 2014 deals will make this list. The second is that waiver and offseason...
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May 12, 2016 - 4:02 am
Welcome to Thursday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . THURSDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Astros at Red Sox, 7:10 p.m. (NESN; WEEI-FM) NBA playoffs: Spurs at Thunder, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN) NHL playoffs:...
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John Lackey
Ryan Hannable
July 14, 2015 - 2:00 am
CINCINNATI -- Red Sox fans may not want to hear it, but John Lackey, who was under the Red Sox' control for 2015 until they traded him to the Cardinals at the trade deadline last year, is putting together a solid season in his first full year in St. Louis. The 36-year-old is 7-5 with a 2.99 ERA as...
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John Tomase
July 06, 2015 - 6:11 pm
Jon Lester lost two no-hit bids on Monday night against the Cardinals, and one of them has been a long time coming. In the second inning against former teammate John Lackey , Lester lined an infield single off of Lackey's shin, legging out the first hit of his career. Lester had started his career...
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December 30, 2014 - 4:19 am
Over the final days of the year, WEEI.com will count down the top 14 stories of 2014 in Boston sports. This is No. 4: Red Sox trade Jon Lester , John Lackey and others in trade deadline fire sale. To read other stories in this series, click here . [caption id="attachment_35360" align="alignright"...
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August 07, 2014 - 5:51 am
Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington joined Dennis & Callahan on Thursday morning to discuss the state of the team and the fallout from the trade deadline fire sale. To hear the interview, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page . There has been some speculation that John Lackey...
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August 01, 2014 - 1:29 pm
The new clubhouse dynamics took a while to comprehend. Clay Buchholz 's belongings had relocated to John Lackey 's old locker, the one tucked into a corner reserved for a veteran leader of a pitching staff. The position wasn't far from his former station -- just two lockers down -- but it...
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August 01, 2014 - 6:44 am
Red Sox assistant general manager Mike Hazen joined Dennis & Callahan on Friday morning to talk about the team's trade deadline deals. To hear the interview, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page . The last-place Red Sox went on a full fire sale Thursday, making four deals and...
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July 31, 2014 - 8:35 pm
Given the pure volume of trades that the Red Sox made at the deadline on Thursday, former Boston Bruin Shawn Thornton expressed concern at Thursday's Buchholz Bowl charity event at Jillian's and Lucky Strike Lanes in Boston. "I'm coming to the game on Saturday and they might need me to pitch,"...
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