Probably not, because he is a f-kn troll himself. He thinks so little of Red Sux fans too. He will spin a nice story, have it leaked, and ruin a guy just to sell some more pink hats. Heck he thought they were so dumb that he signed Ted Williams' step-son so they would cough up more money. He underestimated them that time though.
..and if Lester signs with a "hometown discount" he is a complete moron. Example: See Bronson Arroyo and how Henry f-kd him.