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December 22, 2014

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SPORTS MOVIES: THIS IS THE GOLDEN AGE / BILL SIMMONS: WHAT'S HIS FUTURE?

THE YEAR IN SPORTS MEDIA

What Happened To the 49ers?

P. 26

Jon Lester saw the World Series logo on the Wrigley scoreboard. "Cubs vs. Yankees. Game 7," it flashed.

P. 36

THE LESTER FACTOR

ON OCT. 30, VEGAS HAD THE CUBS AT 50 TO 1 TO WIN THE 2015 WORLD SERIES. AFTER SIGNING THE BIG LEFTY, CHICAGO IS SITTING AT 12 TO 1

BY TOM VERDUCCI

PHOTOSI HAS REGIONAL COVER THIS WEEK: TODD ROSENBERG FOR SPORTS ILLUSTRATED (LESTER) SIX ILLUSTRATIONS

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)