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It looks like Jon Lester is Opening Day starter

JUPITER, Fla. – It’s evident Jon Lester will be Boston’s Opening Day starter, but manager John Farrell, while saying he’s closer to revealing his choice, refused to make anything official before Lester made his first five-inning stint of the spring against the Marlins Monday.

All Farrell advised reporters to do was look at the way the rotation has been set up. Lester is at the head of that.

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