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Jon Lester

Jon Lester

P | B/T: L/L | 6' 4" 240 | Age: 35
Draft: 2002 (Rd: 2, #57, Boston Red Sox) - Bellarmine Prep HS (Puyallup, WA)
Tacoma, WA USA
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Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2019 10 8 4.23 24 24 0 134.0 132 1.42
14 Seasons 187 106 3.54 405 404 0 2500.0 2322 1.26
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2019 24 10-8 4.23 134.0 132 1.42
14 Seasons 405 187-106 3.54 2500.0 2322 1.26

Standard MLB Pitching Statistics

SeasonTmLGBFWLERAGGSSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIP
2006 BOS AL 367 7 2 4.76 15 15 0 81.1 91 43 43 7 43 60 1.65
2007 BOS AL 275 4 0 4.57 12 11 0 63.0 61 33 32 10 31 50 1.46
2008 BOS AL 874 16 6 3.21 33 33 0 210.1 202 78 75 14 66 152 1.27
2009 BOS AL 843 15 8 3.41 32 32 0 203.1 186 80 77 20 64 225 1.23
* 2010 BOS AL 861 19 9 3.25 32 32 0 208.0 167 81 75 14 83 225 1.20
* 2011 BOS AL 799 15 9 3.47 31 31 0 191.2 166 77 74 20 75 182 1.26
2012 BOS AL 876 9 14 4.82 33 33 0 205.1 216 117 110 25 68 166 1.38
2013 BOS AL 903 15 8 3.75 33 33 0 213.1 209 94 89 19 67 177 1.29
* 2014 2 Teams 885 16 11 2.46 32 32 0 219.2 194 76 60 16 48 220 1.10
* 2014 BOS AL 580 10 7 2.52 21 21 0 143.0 128 52 40 9 32 149 1.12
* 2014 OAK AL 305 6 4 2.35 11 11 0 76.2 66 24 20 7 16 71 1.07
2015 CHC NL 828 11 12 3.34 32 32 0 205.0 183 83 76 16 47 207 1.12
* 2016 CHC NL 796 19 5 2.44 32 32 0 202.2 154 57 55 21 52 197 1.02
2017 CHC NL 763 13 8 4.33 32 32 0 180.2 179 101 87 26 60 180 1.32
* 2018 CHC NL 761 18 6 3.32 32 32 0 181.2 174 75 67 24 64 149 1.31
2019 CHC NL 590 10 8 4.23 24 24 0 134.0 153 76 63 21 37 132 1.42
*: All Star Season, Rankings AL/NL: Top 5 10 15 20      Click for Chart.

Statcast - Pitching

Season Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Launch Angle XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON Hard Hit % K % BB %
2015 3185 566 25 4.4 85.8 8.6 .239 .354 .289 .283 .349 28.1 25.0 5.7
2016 3161 541 23 4.3 86.1 10.7 .232 .354 .264 .284 .344 29.2 24.7 6.5
2017 3131 519 28 5.4 85.4 9.3 .251 .405 .320 .317 .384 29.3 23.6 7.9
2018 3121 542 36 6.6 87.5 13.1 .267 .447 .319 .340 .389 35.4 19.6 8.4
2019 2349 417 35 8.4 88.3 11.6 .276 .453 .337 .340 .414 36.0 22.4 6.3
ALL 14947 2585 147 5.7 86.6 10.6 .251 .399 .304 .311 .374 31.4 23.1 7.0
MLB 38677 6.3 87.5 11.1 .251 .409 .318 .318 .371 34.4 21.6 8.3

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Transactions

Team Date Transaction
04/25/2019 Chicago Cubs activated LHP Jon Lester from the 10-day injured list.
04/10/2019 Chicago Cubs placed LHP Jon Lester on the 10-day injured list retroactive to April 9, 2019. Left hamstring strain.
09/02/2017 Chicago Cubs activated LHP Jon Lester from the 10-day injured list.
08/18/2017 Chicago Cubs placed LHP Jon Lester on the 10-day disabled list. Left lat tightness.
12/15/2014 Chicago Cubs signed free agent LHP Jon Lester.
10/30/2014 LHP Jon Lester elected free agency.
08/01/2014 Oakland Athletics activated LHP Jon Lester.
07/31/2014 Boston Red Sox traded LHP Jon Lester, LF Jonny Gomes and cash to Oakland Athletics for LF Yoenis Cespedes and .
07/25/2011 Boston Red Sox activated LHP Jon Lester from the 15-day disabled list.
07/06/2011 Boston Red Sox placed LHP Jon Lester on the 15-day disabled list. Strained Lower Left Lat Muscle