Jon Lester Believes Good and Bad of 2011 Season Will Make Red Sox Stronger in 2012

The 2011 season ended in a collapse of epic proportions for the Boston Red Sox. Jon Lester was a big part of the pitching staff that struggled down the stretch and the media frenzy that followed the September meltdown.

Lester talked about the team's inconsistency down the stretch on Tuesday and how he anticipates them rebounding in 2012. The 28-year-old lefty also mentioned that he believes the ups and downs of 2011 will only benefit the Red Sox this season.

Check out the video above to see all of Lester's comments on last season and his expactations for the one on the horizon.

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