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  • January 21, 2020 2:43 AM EST

    SAN FRANCISCO - The Giants are turning their attention to Jon Lester following Pablo Sandovals departure. Tom Rathman Super Bowl Jersey .The free agent pitcher has plans to meet with the World Series champions next week, a person with knowledge of the meeting said Tuesday. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because there was no authorization to publicly disclose the meeting.San Francisco has need for a front-line starting pitcher and was expected to get busy in the free agent market after losing the slugging third baseman to the Boston Red Sox. Lester would join World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner to give the Giants two top left-handers at the top of their rotation.Lester, who turns 31 in January, was dealt by the Red Sox to the Oakland Athletics at the trade deadline in July and helped the As reach the playoffs for the third straight year before a 9-8, 12-inning loss to Kansas City in the AL wild-card game.Oakland general manager Billy Beane said after the season he didnt think his club would have made it that far without the addition of Lester, who was 6-4 with a 2.35 ERA in 11 starts and 76 2-3 innings with the As. He was 16-11 overall with a 2.46 ERA in 32 starts and a career-high 219 2-3 innings.Giants right-hander Matt Cain is recovering from elbow surgery that ended his season in July and righty Ryan Vogelsong is a free agent. Manager Bruce Bochy has said two-time NL Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum, who played a minimal role this past post-season, will begin the 2015 season in the rotation. Tim Hudson, a 39-year-old righty signed through 15, rounds out the current starting staff.___AP Sports Writer Ronald Blum in New York contributed to this report. Mike McGlinchey Super Bowl Jersey . The group of Slava Fetisov, Igor Larionov, Vladimir Konstantinov, Sergei Fedorov, & Slava Kozlov were a dominant force for The Wings at one point in the 90s. DeForest Buckner Super Bowl Jersey . Berkman almost left the game last off-season before signing with the Texas Rangers. He then had another injury-plagued season and was limited to 73 games.Eindhoven, Netherlands (SportsNetwork.com) - PSV Eindhoven extended its lead atop the Dutch Eredivisie on Saturday thanks to a comfortable 5-0 home victory over Go Ahead Eagles. The hosts were in front after only 14 minutes thanks to Santiago Arias first league goal of the campaign, and Memphis Depay doubled PSVs advantage in the 33rd minute. Go Ahead Eagles managed to stay within two until the closing stages as PSV scored three goals in the final 11 minutes to put an exclamation point at the end of the result. Depay completed his brace with a goal in the 79th minnute while Jurgen Locadia and Florian Jozefzoon bagged a goal apiece in stoppage time to finish off the rout. Custom 49ers Super Bowl Jerseys. The result sees PSV improve to 43 points to put the club seven points clear of second-place Ajax. PSV also moves 14 points clear of third-place Zwolle, which squandered an early lead to suffer a disappointing 2-1 loss at Cambuur on Saturday. Edouard Duplan netted a brace for Utrecht in a 3-0 victory at AZ Alkmaar on Saturday while Michael de Leeuw and Robin Gosens exchanged goals in Groningens 1-1 draw at Dordrecht. ' ' '