Lester has been scratched from Wednesday's start for the Red Sox, the Providence Journal's Tim Britton reports. "In light of all the uncertainty, it's probably in everyone's best interest (Lester) does not make that start," manager John Farrell said Tuesday night.
McCarthy collected his third win (3-0) with the Yankees Tuesday, allowing four runs in six innings pitched in his start against the Rangers. He scattered nine hits and issued one walk, while striking out three batters in the win.
Exum will participate with Team Australia later this summer in the FIBA World Cup and he expects to face a significant workload with the full support of Jazz general manager Dennis Lindsey, the Salt Lake Tribune reports.