The pitching market is basically waiting for Jon Lester to make the choice about where he’s going to play for the next several years of his career. That choice is going to come today, says Buster:
Lester talks nearing the finish line, sources say. Choice will be made no earlier than tonight, no later than tomorrow.
— Buster Olney (@Buster_ESPN) December 8, 2014
The Red Sox, Cubs and Giants are thought to be the frontrunners, and the Dodgers have been involved as well.