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JON LESTER   +

MLB  Oakland Athletics   40-man Roster
Positions
P-294
Born
January 7, 1984  (30.254)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-3 / 200
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
High School
Bellarmine Prep  (Tacoma,WA)
College:
 
Drafted:
Boston Red Sox:  2002-2-57 (June-Reg)  bonus: $1,000,000 
Signed by
Full Name
Jonathan Tyler Lester 
TBC Player ID
21903
MLB Debut
June 10, 2006  (22.155)

Pitch Repertoire

2014SpeedShareStrike%#
Fastball91.5241.465.831358
Cutter87.4924.967.85815
Curveball75.0916.062.48525
Sinker91.4015.063.34491
Changeup85.012.757.3089
unknown0.000.10.002
Top Prospect:  mlb  2006 (#22)   team  2003 (#8-BOS), 2004 (#8-BOS), 2005 (#4-BOS), 2006 (#2-BOS)
Control
36
K-Rating
72
Efficiency
54
vsPower
71

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OFF THE FIELD
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Chad Billingsley (89.09)
2.  Scott Baker (85.99)
3.  Ubaldo Jimenez (85.96)
4.  Tim Lincecum (85.08)
5.  Joe Saunders (84.22)
6.  John Danks (83.92)
7.  Johnny Cueto (82.19)
8.  Sean Bergman (81.87)
9.  Brian Lawrence (81.83)
10.  Ricky Nolasco (81.55)
Age: 22
1.  Alejandro Sanabia (86.37)
2.  Mike Jones (84.53)
3.  Joel Pineiro (83.71)
4.  Livan Hernandez (83.28)
5.  Al Leiter (82.54)
6.  Allen Watson (82.43)
7.  Gavin Floyd (82.2)
8.  Zach Duke (82.02)
9.  Chris Haney (81.88)
10.  Dan Haren (81.28)
Age: 23
1.  David Price (87.04)
2.  Kip Wells (86.94)
3.  Runelvys Hernandez (86.63)
4.  Danny Duffy (85.84)
5.  Michael Pineda (85.67)
6.  Aaron Laffey (85.5)
7.  Shawn Hillegas (85.26)
8.  Matt Garza (84.89)
9.  Ricky Nolasco (84.84)
10.  Zach Britton (84.83)
Age: 24
1.  Tim Hudson (90.07)
2.  Tim Lincecum (87.1)
3.  David Price (85.95)
4.  Justin Verlander (81.23)
5.  Matt Garza (80.98)
6.  Roy Oswalt (80.79)
7.  Jesse Litsch (80.78)
8.  Noah Lowry (80.12)
9.  Gil Meche (79.17)
10.  Brett Anderson (78.63)
Age: 25
1.  Tim Hudson (91.47)
2.  Doug Drabek (88.55)
3.  Wade Miller (85.68)
4.  Noah Lowry (84.39)
5.  Josh Beckett (84.05)
6.  Tim Lincecum (83.72)
7.  David Price (83.6)
8.  Roy Oswalt (83.54)
9.  Gil Meche (82.77)
10.  Matt Garza (82.72)
Age: 26
1.  David Price (92.41)
2.  Roy Oswalt (89.31)
3.  Ubaldo Jimenez (89.01)
4.  Jered Weaver (88.63)
5.  Joe Blanton (87.73)
6.  Noah Lowry (85.52)
7.  Tim Lincecum (84.72)
8.  Wade Miller (84.61)
9.  Gio Gonzalez (84.36)
10.  Jair Jurrjens (84.08)
Age: 27
1.  Johnny Cueto (92.71)
2.  Kevin Millwood (90.88)
3.  Jered Weaver (90.15)
4.  Joe Blanton (89.37)
5.  Yovani Gallardo (87.35)
6.  James Shields (85.74)
7.  Josh Beckett (85.73)
8.  Odalis Perez (85.03)
9.  Gil Meche (84.94)
10.  Chan Ho Park (84.63)
Age: 28
1.  Chan Ho Park (93.79)
2.  Dan Haren (92.68)
3.  Josh Beckett (90.65)
4.  Joe Blanton (90.63)
5.  Chad Billingsley (89.09)
6.  Ricky Nolasco (88.07)
7.  Gil Meche (87.83)
8.  Brad Penny (87.5)
9.  Odalis Perez (86.54)
10.  John Lackey (86.37)


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