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Jon Lester AS-2AW-15WS-1

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Biography Data
Positions: P-326
Proper Name: Jonathan Tyler Lester
Born: January 7, 1984 (31.082)
Place Tacoma, Washington
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 200 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Bellarmine Prep (Tacoma,WA)
College:
Drafted: 2002 -- 2nd round (57th overall) by Boston Red Sox (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 10,2006 (22.155)
TBC Player ID:21903
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-12-11 - Chicago Cubs - Signed to 6-year contract for 2015-2020 ($155m) Vesting option year for 2021 @$25m More
Prospect Ranks:[2006]MLB #22 BOS #2 [2005]BOS #4 [2004]BOS #8 [2003]BOS #8
Recent Contract:Signed to 6-year contract for 2015-2020 ($155m) Vesting option year for 2021 @$25m by Chicago Cubs (2014-12-11)
Organizations:BOS, OAK
Signed by:Gary Rajsich
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (38.32%) -- Cutter (21.00%) -- Sinker (16.72%) -- Curveball (14.43%) -- Changeup (9.53%)
Fastball Velocity: [2014] - 91.52 - [2013] - 92.52 - [2012] - 92.05 - [2011] - 92.77 - [2010] - 93.41
Scouting Scores
control k-rating efficiency vsPower
40 73 56 71


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  • The list of games below involve those where this player has accomplished at least one of a pre-defined list of feats or milestones throughout his career.
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Pitching Feats and Milestones for Jon Lester
    Game DateTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    BOSTEXL 4-7 vs TEX   4.153304410024102604259%10-01st career game
    BOSATLW 4-1 @ATLW  65110350002693543958%21-01st career win
    BOSWASW 9-3 vs WASW  6311021000023106683864%32-010 Strikeouts
    BOSOAKW 11-6 vs OAK   4.17542390002394583662%2611-2Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    BOSKCAW 7-0 vs KCAWSHO900002900029130864466%3814-4Complete game/Shutout, 0-hitter
    BOSNYAW 6-4 @NYAW  7633221000029110753568%6629-1010 Strikeouts
    BOSTORW 8-2 @TORW  6311031210024118724661%7131-1312 Strikeouts
    BOSTEXW 8-1 vs TEXWCG9211021100031107723567%7232-1311 Strikeouts, 2-hitter
    BOSPHIW 5-2 @PHI   7211021100025109723766%7332-1311 Strikeouts
    BOSTBAL 2-4 @TBA   6311021000124113684560%8236-1510 Strikeouts
    BOSTEXW 8-4 @TEX   6633131100025115704561%8436-1511 Strikeouts
    BOSTORW 2-0 @TORW  7100021100023118734562%9743-1811 Strikeouts
    BOSDETL 6-7 @DET   7444041000029117754264%10045-1810 Strikeouts
    BOSSEAL 1-5 @SEAL  7.2454111300029123784563%11253-2113 Strikeouts
    BOSTBAW 3-1 @TBAW  7210051030126118645454%11856-2410 Strikeouts
    BOSBALW 9-6 @BALW  6855021010129120714959%11957-2410 Strikeouts
    BOSTBAW 12-5 vs TBAW  642203100002594593563%12058-2410 Strikeouts
    BOSSEAW 5-1 @SEAW  8311031200030113753866%12159-2412 Strikeouts
    BOSANAW 7-3 vs ANAW  761111110002792652771%13165-2611 Strikeouts
    BOSTORW 14-0 @TORW  730001111002699653466%15176-3111 Strikeouts
    BOSTORL 1-3 @TORLCG833302610029120764463%15776-353-hitter
    BOSNYAW 8-6 @NYA   644422600023101594258%17681-421000th career strikeout
    BOSCLEW 14-1 @CLEW  6311021200023100663466%17982-4412 Strikeouts
    BOSTORW 5-0 vs TORWSHO910000500028117783967%19690-48Complete game/Shutout, 1-hitter
    BOSTORW 6-3 vs TORW  751102800028120813968%220100-56100th career win
    BOSOAKW 6-3 vs OAKW  8100021500026118754364%228103-6015 Strikeouts
    BOSTBAW 4-0 vs TBAW  7400011210127111723965%233106-6212 Strikeouts
    BOSCHAW 4-3 vs CHA   7711001200028102732972%241109-6312 Strikeouts
    OAKMINW 3-0 vs MINWSHO930002800031122833968%245112-63Complete game/Shutout, 3-hitter
    Batting Feats and Milestones for Jon Lester
    Game DateTeamOppResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPC-G#Notes
    BOSATLW 4-1 @ATL200000000010000011st career game
    BOSSFNW 5-1 @SFN200000100120001091st career RBI

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