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Red Sox Notebook

Jon Lester perfect in six-inning outing

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Red Sox manager John Farrell, for reasons that are unclear, has not named Jon Lester as the Opening Day starter.

The big lefthander started the last two openers and has been lined up to face the Yankees on April 1 for several weeks. But Farrell hasn’t budged.

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