Jon Lester

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September 27, 2018 - 11:39 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester combined with three relievers on a four-hitter, David Bote hit an early two-run triple and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-0 on Thursday night to open a one-game NL Central lead over Milwaukee heading into the final weekend of the season.
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Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Ivan Nova (46) delivers a pitch against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning at PNC Park.
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Josh Rowntree
August 16, 2018 - 11:18 pm
Pirates righty Ivan Nova’s up-and-down season continued Thursday night when he threw 6 2/3 innings of one-run baseball. The only problem? The one run he allowed — a solo home run to Mt. Lebanon native Ian Happ — was enough to allow the Cubs to grab a 1-0 win over a Pirates team that continues to...
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August 16, 2018 - 10:45 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jon Lester pitched six innings to win for the first time in just over a month and Ian Happ homered as the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 1-0 on Thursday night.
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