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Jon Lester slowly figuring it out

Struggling Red Sox lefty making gains, although wins haven't come yet

Updated: August 3, 2012, 12:55 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Jon Lester will tell you it's a process.

He'll tell you all the things you would want to hear after the Boston Red Sox dropped the first game of a four-game set to the Minnesota Twins 5-0 on Thursday night at Fenway Park.

The left-hander will say that losses suck and you can only move on. It's been a common theme this season for the once-dominant ace, but it appears that process is finally starting to click for Lester, even though he suffered his ninth loss ...

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