Jon Lester demanded a no-trade clause before he signed that $155 million megadeal because he wanted to control his own destiny.
With the nonwavier trade deadline on Friday, expect plenty of movement from the teams fighting to be at or near the top of the American and National Leagues.
BOSTON — With his next start looming on Tuesday, the pursuit of Jeff Samardzija remains in full force.
Jon Lester is OK if the Cubs don't make any moves before this year's trade deadline.
The Major League Baseball trade deadline is a week away and as of Friday afternoon, the Cubs haven't made any moves just yet.