Boston Red Sox defeat Cleveland Indians, 6-2

CLEVELAND -- Facing any batter with the bases loaded, even one as talented as Grady Sizemore, doesn't even register among the most difficult moments of the past year for Jon Lester.

But, since Lester wants the focus back on baseball and away from cancer, last night was marked most indelibly by Lester's ability to extricate himself from a bases-loaded situation.

Not only did the lefthander turn in a remarkable start in his return to the major leagues, he was also able to...