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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 202.2
W-L 19-5
SV 0
ERA 2.44
Ks 197
BB 52
OBP .266
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
11/2/2016 @ CLE R 8-7 W -131 O 6.5 3.0 3 2 1 4 1 0 55 18.3 4.00
10/30/2016 CLE S W 3-2 W -220 U 6.5 6.0 4 2 2 5 0 1 90 15.0 2.50
10/25/2016 @ CLE S L 0-6 L 104 U 6.5 5.2 6 3 3 7 3 1 97 17.1 0.67
10/20/2016 @ LAD S W 8-4 W -160 O 7 7.0 5 1 1 6 1 0 108 15.4 2.33
10/15/2016 LAD S ND 8-4 W -215 O 7.5 6.0 4 1 1 3 1 1 77 12.8 3.50
10/7/2016 SF S W 1-0 W -163 U 6.5 8.0 5 0 0 5 0 0 86 10.8 1.33
10/1/2016 @ CIN S L 4-7 L -216 O 8.5 5.0 6 5 5 6 3 1 111 22.2 1.67
9/25/2016 STL S W 3-1 W -159 U 9 6.2 3 0 0 7 1 0 96 14.4 2.67
9/20/2016 CIN S W 6-1 W -271 U 8 7.0 6 1 1 5 0 0 97 13.9 3.33
9/14/2016 @ STL S W 7-0 W -133 U 7.5 8.0 3 0 0 8 1 0 104 13.0 5.00

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

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

Pitching Splits - Including Playoffs

  Overall Last 3 Away Home Day Night Grass Astro Turf
W-L 22-6 2-1 10-4 12-2 6-5 16-1 22-6 0-0
ERA 2.38 2.89 3.13 1.68 2.96 2.07 2.38 0.00
IP 238.1 18.2 115.0 123.1 82.0 156.1 238.1 0.0
Hits 181 15 101 80 70 111 181 0
Runs 66 6 42 24 29 37 66 0
ER 63 6 40 23 27 36 63 0
SO 227 18 113 114 89 138 227 0
BB 58 4 32 26 29 29 58 0
HR 24 2 13 11 8 16 24 0
OBP .264 .270 .295 .233 .295 .246 .264 .000
WHIP 1.00 1.02 1.16 0.86 1.21 0.90 1.00 0.00
GB:FB 2.28 1.75 2.48 2.14 2.18 2.33 2.28 0.00
SB 32 4 23 9 15 17 32 0
CS 16 2 10 6 6 10 16 0
SB% 66.7 66.7 69.7 60.0 71.4 63.0 66.7 0.0
QS% 78.9 66.7 60.0 100.0 64.3 87.5 78.9 0.0
TW-TL 29-9 2-1 13-7 16-2 8-6 21-3 29-9 0-0
AF 4.97 3.67 5.35 4.56 4.93 5.00 4.97 0.00
AA 3.05 4.00 4.00 2.00 3.21 2.96 3.05 0.00
Total 8.03 7.67 9.35 6.56 8.14 7.96 8.03 0.00
Over 16 1 12 4 7 9 16 0
Under 20 2 7 13 6 14 20 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

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

Season Injury Log

Date On Date Off Injury Status
No injuries to report.