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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 175.2
W-L 17-6
SV 0
ERA 3.43
Ks 146
BB 60
OBP .322
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
9/22/2018 @ CHW S W 8-3 W -200 O 9 5.0 8 3 2 4 0 1 102 20.4 6.00
9/15/2018 CIN S W 1-0 W -208 U 8.5 7.0 2 0 0 9 2 0 108 15.4 1.67
9/10/2018 MIL S L 2-3 L -130 U 8.5 5.2 8 3 3 7 2 0 89 15.7 1.33
9/2/2018 @ PHI S W 8-1 W 116 O 8 6.0 8 0 0 7 0 0 107 17.8 1.67
8/27/2018 NYM S ND 7-4 W -128 O 10.5 6.0 5 3 3 3 3 1 94 15.7 1.50
8/22/2018 @ DET S W 8-2 W -175 O 9.5 5.2 7 1 1 3 1 0 100 17.6 6.00
8/16/2018 @ PIT S W 1-0 W -116 U 8.5 6.0 5 0 0 8 0 0 92 15.3 5.00
8/11/2018 WAS S L 4-9 L -130 O 9 3.2 10 9 8 5 1 3 88 24.0 0.0
8/5/2018 SD S ND 6-10 L -187 O 12 5.0 8 5 5 1 2 2 97 19.4 1.25
7/31/2018 @ PIT S L 4-5 L 103 O 7.5 5.0 7 4 4 3 3 1 101 20.2 6.00

Pitching Statistics

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
2018 CHC 31 31 17 6 0 0 3.43 0 0 175.2 171 75 67 60 146 24 4

Pitching Splits

  Overall Last 3 Away Home Day Night Grass Astro Turf
W-L 17-6 2-1 11-2 6-4 9-2 8-4 17-6 0-0
ERA 3.43 2.55 2.87 3.96 3.78 3.12 3.43 0.00
IP 175.2 17.2 84.2 91.0 83.1 92.1 175.2 0.0
Hits 171 18 82 89 81 90 171 0
Runs 75 6 29 46 40 35 75 0
ER 67 5 27 40 35 32 67 0
SO 146 20 76 70 71 75 146 0
BB 60 4 23 37 34 26 60 0
HR 24 1 12 12 11 13 24 0
OBP .322 .310 .313 .330 .330 .315 .322 .000
WHIP 1.31 1.25 1.24 1.38 1.38 1.26 1.31 0.00
GB:FB 1.77 2.14 2.00 1.60 1.43 2.20 1.77 0.00
SB 13 2 4 9 9 4 13 0
CS 9 2 3 6 2 7 9 0
SB% 59.1 50.0 57.1 60.0 81.8 36.4 59.1 0.0
QS% 45.2 33.3 46.7 43.8 46.7 43.8 45.2 0.0
TW-TL 23-8 2-1 12-3 11-5 12-3 11-5 23-8 0-0
AF 5.74 3.67 6.40 5.12 5.47 6.00 5.74 0.00
AA 3.87 2.00 2.87 4.81 4.73 3.06 3.87 0.00
Total 9.61 5.67 9.27 9.94 10.20 9.06 9.61 0.00
Over 18 1 9 9 10 8 18 0
Under 12 2 5 7 5 7 12 0

Batting Statistics

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
2018 CHC 30 57 3 6 0 0 1 9 0 0 0 21 6 .105 .105 .158

Season Injury Log

Date On Date Off Injury Status
09/10/2018 09/16/2018 Back probable