#Cubs Lester tunes up for Opening Night

Jon Lester wasn’t too pleased with his final tune up for Opening Night but the Cubs left-hander said he hopes the excitement of the start of the season can help him.

“I wasn’t the sharpest today but got to where we needed to,” Lester said after throwing 84 pitches over six innings in a game between Triple-A Iowa and Double-A Tennessee at the Cubs complex. “Once we get into a game with some fans and some adrenaline, I think things will sharpen up a little bit.”

Lester started three Cactus League games and then was scratched from his March 21 game because …Read the Rest

Source:: Muskat Ramblings

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