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Jon Lester still out of sync

Red Sox lefty feels frustration after another subpar performance

Updated: July 18, 2012, 1:58 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- There's nothing encouraging about the statistics for Boston Red Sox starter Jon Lester.

The left-hander suffered his seventh loss of the season Tuesday night when the Chicago White Sox defeated the Red Sox 7-5 at Fenway Park. Lester has a 5-7 record with a 4.80 ERA. He has been a perennial winner, posting no fewer than 15 wins a season since he became a full-time member of Boston's rotation in 2008.

This season is completely different.

It has gotten to a ...

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