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A last-ditch effort or a sign the Red Sox are still in the running?
According to a WEEI.com report, Red Sox owner John Henry was in the Atlanta area Friday to visit free agent pitcher Jon Lester.
Lester, the former Red Sox pitcher traded at midseason this summer, lives in the Atlanta area and has been weighing multiple offers, including one to return from the Red Sox. The bidding for the left-hander is reportedly expected to reach more than $150 million for a six-year deal.
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