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Jon Lester proves he’s a true winner and survivor

DENVER - This one was for you, Jon Lester.

Lester frustrated and overpowered the Colorado Rockies for 5 2/3 innings last night, picking up the victory in the Boston’s World Series-clinching 4-3 victory at Coors Field. Lester threw shutout ball, allowing just three hits and fanning three.

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