Jon Lester

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Jon Lester Looks Good In Minor League Start

Lester will make his final spring start on March 31. He is likely to pitch in a minor-league game again.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

Levine: Jon Lester Ready To Rebuild Arm Strength

Lester will throw in minor league games in his next two starts.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

Levine: Jon Lester Not Concerned About Opening Day Start

Chicago Cubs fans should be happy to know that Jon Lester insists nothing is wrong with his arm after missing a start on Saturday with a “dead arm syndrome.”

CBS Chicago–03/21/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

Jon Lester To Miss A Start With Left Arm Fatigue

The Cubs expect Lester to miss just one spring start.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Report: Jon Lester Buys A Home Less Than 1 Mile From Wrigley Field

It was sold for a reported $3.8 million.

CBS Chicago–03/19/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Rough Day For Ace Jon Lester As Padres Beat Cubs, 7-0

Lester hadn’t allowed a run in his first two spring starts. On Monday, he was charged with six runs before leaving with one out in the fourth.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

Levine: Jon Lester Challenging Himself To Be Better

Lester had a poor outing Monday, allowing six runs in 3 1/3 innings.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2015

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 21: Jon Lester #31 of the Boston Red Sox, the starting pitcher for game one of the World Series, watches his teammates take batting practice during the workout prior to the start of the World Series on October 21, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.

Lester Pitches 2 Scoreless Innings In Spring Debut With Cubs

Jon Lester’s off to a good start, though the Cubs lost 5-2 to the Cincinnati Reds.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Jon Lester Sharp In First Spring Outing

Lester emphasized that now’s the time for the Cubs to win.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (David Banks/Getty Images)

As Expected, Jon Lester Will Start Opener For Cubs

Chicago opens the season April 5 against St. Louis at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2015

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Management Eager For First Winning Season Together

“We have a really nice culture,” Theo Epstein says.

CBS Chicago–02/19/2015

Chris Sale. (Getty Images)

Pitchers, Catchers Report This Week

The Cubs report to Mesa this Thursday, while the White Sox report to Glendale this Friday.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2015

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo. (Getty Images)

Levine: Predictions Of Cubs’ 2015 World Series Title Are Premature

Chicago still has too many holes to think quite that big.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Sporting News Picks Cubs To Win 2015 World Series

Expectations are high inside and outside Chicago.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2015

David Ross #3 of the Boston Red Sox is congratulated by teammates in the dugout after scoring a run in the sixth inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on August 27, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Reports: Cubs Acquire Boston Red Sox Catcher David Ross

(CBS) – The Chicago Cubs have acquired free-agent catcher David Ross, multiple sources reported Friday. In a post-season marked by major deals and additions, Ross, recently of the Boston Red Sox, would be paid $5 million under […]

12/19/2014

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Wisch: Jon Lester’s Deal Isn’t About 6 Years – It’s About 1

A World Series title from the Cubs would justify any spending of money.

CBS Chicago–12/19/2014

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Jon Lester Talks Aging Well, Winning Now & Twitter Responses

“I know how hard I work, I know how I take care of myself,” Lester says.

CBS Chicago–12/18/2014

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (David Banks/Getty Images)

View: New Cubs Ace Jon Lester Lands On Cover Of Sports Illustrated

Here comes to national attention for the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2014

New Cubs pitcher Jon Lester, left, puts on his jersey with some help from president of baseball operations Theo Epstein at his introductory press conference Monday. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Breaking Down Jon Lester’s Contract

Lester’s 2021 option for $25 million can become guaranteed in two different ways.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2014

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Jon Lester On Cubs: ‘I Believe In The Plan’

“Jon is the perfect pitcher to lead our rotation for where we want to go,” Theo Epstein says.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2014

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