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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 181.2
W-L 18-6
SV 0
ERA 3.32
Ks 149
BB 64
OBP .321
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
10/2/2018 COL S ND 1-2 L -137 U 7.5 6.0 4 1 1 9 1 0 86 14.3 1.67
9/27/2018 PIT S W 3-0 W -163 U 9 6.0 3 0 0 3 4 0 108 18.0 4.00
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

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
2018 CHC 32 32 18 6 0 0 3.32 0 0 181.2 174 75 67 64 149 24 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
2017 CHC 3 2 0 0 0 0 1.88 0 0 14.1 6 3 3 8 7 1 1
2018 CHC 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.50 0 0 6.0 4 1 1 1 9 0 0

Pitching Splits - Including Playoffs

  Overall Last 3 Away Home Day Night Grass Astro Turf
W-L 18-6 2-0 11-2 7-4 9-2 9-4 18-6 0-0
ERA 3.26 1.59 2.87 3.58 3.78 2.85 3.26 0.00
IP 187.2 17.0 84.2 103.0 83.1 104.1 187.2 0.0
Hits 178 15 82 96 81 97 178 0
Runs 76 4 29 47 40 36 76 0
ER 68 3 27 41 35 33 68 0
SO 158 16 76 82 71 87 158 0
BB 65 5 23 42 34 31 65 0
HR 24 1 12 12 11 13 24 0
OBP .318 .282 .313 .321 .330 .308 .318 .000
WHIP 1.29 1.18 1.24 1.34 1.38 1.23 1.29 0.00
GB:FB 1.81 3.17 2.00 1.68 1.43 2.24 1.81 0.00
SB 14 1 4 10 9 5 14 0
CS 9 0 3 6 2 7 9 0
SB% 60.9 100.0 57.1 62.5 81.8 41.7 60.9 0.0
QS% 48.5 66.7 46.7 50.0 46.7 50.0 48.5 0.0
TW-TL 24-9 2-1 12-3 12-6 12-3 12-6 24-9 0-0
AF 5.52 4.00 6.40 4.78 5.47 5.56 5.52 0.00
AA 3.70 1.67 2.87 4.39 4.73 2.83 3.70 0.00
Total 9.21 5.67 9.27 9.17 10.20 8.39 9.21 0.00
Over 18 1 9 9 10 8 18 0
Under 14 2 5 9 5 9 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
2018 CHC 31 59 4 7 0 0 1 9 0 0 0 22 6 .119 .119 .169

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
2018 CHC 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000

Season Injury Log

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