Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester at Yankee Stadium in New York
Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester comes out of the game in the seventh inning against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium in New York City on August 9, 2010. The Red Sox defeated the Yankees 2-1. UPI/John Angelillo
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