Boston's Lefty Lester Throws No-Hitter Boston Red Sox player Jon Lester pitched a no-hitter Monday against the Kansas City Royals, a great triumph for the 24-year-old, who has survived an aggressive form of cancer.
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Boston's Lefty Lester Throws No-Hitter

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Boston's Lefty Lester Throws No-Hitter

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STEVE INSKEEP, host:

A major league baseball player has earned himself a new label. Jon Lester was already known as the pitcher who survived an aggressive form of cancer. He survived to be a great pitcher, winning the deciding game of the World Series last fall for the Red Sox. Now he's past another milestone. The WRKO Red Sox network captured the moment last night as Lester completed a game against Kansas City.

Unidentified Man: No hitter. John Lester has no-hits at Kansas City Royals. He's being picked off the ground by Jason Varitek and mobbed by his teammates.

INSKEEP: So that's Jon Lester's new label. He's the guy who pitched a no-hitter, the first in the majors this season.

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