Boston Red Sox Lock Up Lester

Nathan RollinsContributor IMarch 15, 2009

The Red Sox and pitcher Jon Lester have reportedly agreed to a five-year contract with a club option for 2014.

This signing comes after the Sox already locked up second-baseman Dustin Pedroia.

Lester went 16-6 with 152 strikeouts and a 3.21 ERA.