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Jon Lester #34 | Chicago Cubs

Profile

Position: Starter(L)
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 240
Birthdate: Jan 7, 1984
Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington
College: N/A

Key Stats

IP 180.2
W-L 13-8
SV 0
ERA 4.33
Ks 180
BB 60
OBP .318
Errors 0

Last 10 | Season

Date Opp S/R Res Scr M/L O/U IP H R ER SO BB HR PIT P/IP G/F
10/15/2017 @ LAD S ND 1-4 L 149 U 7.5 4.2 3 1 1 2 5 0 103 22.1 1.50
10/11/2017 WAS R 0-5 L -101 U 7 3.2 1 1 1 3 1 0 55 15.0 0.25
10/7/2017 @ WAS S ND 3-6 L 111 O 8.5 6.0 2 1 1 2 2 1 86 14.3 1.17
9/30/2017 CIN S W 9-0 W -214 O 8 5.0 4 0 0 7 0 0 75 15.0 0.67
9/25/2017 @ STL S W 10-2 W 129 O 8 6.0 5 1 1 4 2 1 103 17.2 0.83
9/20/2017 @ TB S L 1-8 L -116 O 8 4.1 8 7 7 0 3 1 86 19.8 6.00
9/13/2017 NYM S W 17-5 W -270 O 8.5 6.0 6 2 2 5 4 1 114 19.0 7.00
9/7/2017 @ PIT S W 8-2 W -131 O 7.5 6.0 5 1 1 5 4 0 111 18.5 0.0
9/2/2017 ATL S W 14-12 W -250 O 8.5 5.0 8 4 4 4 1 3 92 18.4 3.50
8/17/2017 CIN S ND 10-13 L -236 O 12 1.2 7 9 7 0 1 1 46 27.6 3.00

Pitching Statistics - Regular Season

Year Team G GS W L SV BS ERA CG SHO IP H R ER BB SO HR WP
2006 BOS 15 15 7 2 0 0 4.76 0 0 81.1 91 43 43 43 60 7 5
2007 BOS 12 11 4 0 0 0 4.57 0 0 63.0 61 33 32 31 50 10 1
2008 BOS 33 33 16 6 0 0 3.21 2 2 210.1 202 78 75 66 152 14 3
2009 BOS 32 32 15 8 0 0 3.41 2 0 203.1 186 80 77 64 225 20 6
2010 BOS 32 32 19 9 0 0 3.25 2 0 208.0 167 81 75 83 225 14 6
2011 BOS 31 31 15 9 0 0 3.47 0 0 191.2 166 77 74 75 182 20 4
2012 BOS 33 33 9 14 0 0 4.82 3 0 205.1 216 117 110 68 166 25 6
2013 BOS 33 33 15 8 0 0 3.75 1 1 213.1 209 94 89 67 177 19 5
2014 BOS 21 21 10 7 0 0 2.52 0 0 143.0 128 52 40 32 149 9 2
2014 OAK 11 11 6 4 0 0 2.35 1 1 76.2 66 24 20 16 71 7 1
2015 CHC 32 32 11 12 0 0 3.34 1 0 205.0 183 83 76 47 207 16 8
2016 CHC 32 32 19 5 0 0 2.44 2 0 202.2 154 57 55 52 197 21 4
2017 CHC 32 32 13 8 0 0 4.33 1 0 180.2 179 101 87 60 180 26 3

Pitching Statistics - Playoffs

Year Team G GS W L SV BS ERA CG SHO IP H R ER BB SO HR WP
2007 BOS 3 1 1 0 0 0 1.93 0 0 9.1 6 2 2 4 8 1 0
2008 BOS 4 4 1 2 0 0 2.36 0 0 26.2 24 9 7 5 26 3 0
2009 BOS 1 1 0 1 0 0 4.50 0 0 6.0 4 3 3 4 5 1 0
2013 BOS 5 5 4 1 0 0 1.56 0 0 34.2 25 6 6 8 29 3 0
2014 OAK 1 1 0 0 0 0 7.36 0 0 7.1 8 6 6 2 5 0 0
2015 CHC 2 2 0 2 0 0 4.50 0 0 14.0 13 7 7 2 14 3 2
2016 CHC 6 5 3 1 0 0 2.02 0 0 35.2 27 9 8 6 30 3 1
2017 CHC 3 2 0 0 0 0 1.88 0 0 14.1 6 3 3 8 7 1 1

Pitching Splits - Including Playoffs

  Overall Last 3 Away Home Day Night Grass Astro Turf
W-L 13-8 1-0 6-5 7-3 5-4 8-4 13-7 0-1
ERA 4.15 1.15 4.09 4.21 5.09 3.48 3.92 14.54
IP 195.0 15.2 92.1 102.2 81.1 113.2 190.2 4.1
Hits 185 9 88 97 83 102 177 8
Runs 104 2 45 59 56 48 97 7
ER 90 2 42 48 46 44 83 7
SO 187 11 81 106 74 113 187 0
BB 68 7 37 31 29 39 65 3
HR 27 1 12 15 14 13 26 1
OBP .314 .262 .324 .305 .330 .302 .308 .522
WHIP 1.30 1.02 1.35 1.25 1.38 1.24 1.27 2.54
GB:FB 2.39 1.09 2.50 2.30 2.45 2.35 2.35 6.00
SB 20 1 13 7 9 11 17 3
CS 13 2 7 6 9 4 13 0
SB% 60.6 33.3 65.0 53.8 50.0 73.3 56.7 100.0
QS% 54.3 33.3 56.2 52.6 43.8 63.2 55.9 0.0
TW-TL 19-16 1-2 8-8 11-8 7-9 12-7 19-15 0-1
AF 5.69 4.33 5.00 6.26 5.06 6.21 5.82 1.00
AA 4.97 3.33 4.56 5.32 6.25 3.89 4.88 8.00
Total 10.66 7.67 9.56 11.58 11.31 10.11 10.71 9.00
Over 20 2 9 11 9 11 19 1
Under 14 1 6 8 7 7 14 0

Batting Statistics - Regular Season

Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SAC Avg OBP SLG
2006 BOS 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 .000 .000 .000
2008 BOS 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .000 .000
2009 BOS 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .000 .000
2010 BOS 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 1 .000 .200 .000
2011 BOS 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 .000 .000 .000
2012 BOS 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 .000 .000 .000
2013 BOS 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 .000 .000 .000
2014 BOS 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .000 .000
2014 OAK 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
2015 CHC 30 62 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 30 6 .065 .108 .065
2016 CHC 30 59 3 6 3 0 0 6 0 0 6 18 10 .102 .185 .153
2017 CHC 30 54 5 8 3 0 1 6 1 0 4 26 6 .148 .203 .259

Batting Statistics - Playoffs

Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SAC Avg OBP SLG
2007 BOS 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
2013 BOS 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
2015 CHC 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .000 .000
2016 CHC 4 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 0 .000 .222 .000
2017 CHC 3 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .250 .250 .250

Season Injury Log

Date On Date Off Injury Status
08/17/2017 09/02/2017 Shoulder 10-day DL
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