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Jon Lester
Birthdate: 1/7/1984 (31 y, 3 m, 18 d)     Bats/Throws: L/L     Height/Weight: 6-4/240     Position: P
Drafted: 2002 June Amateur Draft - Round: 2, Pick: 16, Overall: 57, Team: Boston Red Sox
Contract: $155M / 6 Years (2015 - 2020) + 1 Option Years
RotoWire News: Lester turned in a quality start, allowing three runs on five hits, walking one and striking out 10 over six innings of a Cubs win against the Reds in 11 innings on Friday night. "I got a better feel for my cutter tonight and was able to make some offspeed pitches, which is obviously key against this team," Lester said. "I'm learning. New league, new faces, new guys." (4/24/2015)






SeasonHandednessIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
Totalvs L412.0- - -169037877818117340114016403.242.301.383.302
Totalvs R1205.2- - -50891143238145134771064364401078.248.320.379.311
SeasonHome / AwayIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
TotalHome785.03.5732897581831033631166262220710.252.318.390.313
TotalAway832.23.6634907631321235833980288236771.241.313.371.305
TotalHome vs L199.1- - -8192004958884184808195.262.314.415.319
TotalHome vs R585.2- - -2470558134524822748214212515.249.319.382.311
TotalAway vs L212.2- - -8711782839389226608208.223.290.353.286
TotalAway vs R620.0- - -2619585104926525058222228563.247.320.376.311
SeasonMonthlyIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
TotalMar/Apr268.24.0511322605741291212410108245.254.328.392.320
TotalMay262.04.0511072444971261182793012249.244.316.391.314
TotalJun260.13.18108224751299922369214234.247.306.376.302
TotalJul251.03.41104524250410395257706240.252.313.396.312
TotalAug299.23.78124927260313512623103110249.239.309.364.299
TotalSept/Oct276.03.201164256482102982410716264.244.319.365.306
Total1st Half894.13.6137458451711638835979292237832.247.315.380.309
Total2nd Half723.13.623034676144630629167258219649.245.316.380.309
SeasonLeverageIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
TotalLow Leverage669.0- - -2919677151812812257232224652.254.320.382.312
TotalMedium Leverage849.0- - -34807551411243240782297228748.239.312.376.305
TotalHigh Leverage99.2- - -380892321341217210481.251.306.405.310
SeasonSituationalIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
TotalBases Empty879.1- - -389888518513858384321029879.249.317.380.311
TotalMen on Base738.1- - -2881636130960956762229427602.242.313.380.306
TotalMen In Scoring398.2- - -160633184452348332142412341.228.305.373.298
SeasonThrough CountIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
TotalThrough 3 - 034.2- - -32934110262371973026.258.702.508.548
TotalThrough 3 - 1100.2- - -6621143247671182601081.284.566.524.483
TotalThrough 3 - 2176.2- - -93516241389812125303235.239.447.405.391
TotalThrough 2 - 0177.0- - -9842075141221173127243121.292.490.512.442
TotalThrough 1 - 0626.0- - -28506571371132529968379415482.268.370.420.351
TotalThrough 2 - 1321.0- - -14833106761551443724616306.252.379.409.354
TotalThrough 1 - 1674.0- - -2784581110924722453235020744.230.301.346.290
TotalThrough 0 - 1817.2- - -32046391361025824451171030999.213.263.318.259
TotalThrough 2 - 2396.0- - -16382865631091012517807609.197.288.293.267
TotalThrough 1 - 2518.2- - -196732868612411220107017885.178.230.255.220
TotalThrough 0 - 2338.0- - -124819646372691143014616.165.203.237.198
SeasonSP / RPIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
TotalAs Starter1615.23.6267731521315226946501465504561479.247.315.380.309
TotalAs Reliever2.00.0060000000002.000.000.000.000

SeasonHandednessK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
Totalvs L8.802.493.540.8723.9 %6.8 %17.1 %- - -1.19.30372.4 %3.353.30
Totalvs R8.053.252.470.7921.2 %8.6 %12.6 %- - -1.31.30275.2 %3.633.77
SeasonHome / AwayK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
TotalHome8.143.002.710.7621.6 %8.0 %13.6 %.2521.30.31074.3 %3.463.59
TotalAway8.333.112.680.8622.1 %8.3 %13.8 %.2411.26.29574.8 %3.663.70
TotalHome vs L8.802.174.060.8123.8 %5.9 %18.0 %.2621.24.33172.8 %3.163.16
TotalHome vs R7.913.292.410.7420.9 %8.7 %12.2 %.2491.32.30374.8 %3.563.73
TotalAway vs L8.802.793.150.9323.9 %7.6 %16.3 %.2231.15.27571.9 %3.533.43
TotalAway vs R8.173.222.540.8421.5 %8.5 %13.0 %.2471.30.30275.6 %3.703.80
SeasonMonthlyK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
TotalMar/Apr8.213.382.430.8021.6 %8.9 %12.7 %.2541.34.31371.6 %3.643.62
TotalMay8.553.192.680.9322.5 %8.4 %14.1 %.2441.29.29971.7 %3.733.52
TotalJun8.092.393.390.8021.6 %6.4 %15.2 %.2471.21.30277.6 %3.403.62
TotalJul8.612.763.120.9023.0 %7.4 %15.6 %.2521.27.31176.6 %3.483.50
TotalAug7.483.092.420.6919.9 %8.3 %11.7 %.2391.25.28870.9 %3.573.92
TotalSept/Oct8.613.492.470.7822.7 %9.2 %13.5 %.2441.32.30479.6 %3.553.66
Total1st Half8.372.942.850.8022.2 %7.8 %14.4 %.2471.27.30673.9 %3.483.55
Total2nd Half8.083.212.520.8321.4 %8.5 %12.9 %.2451.29.29875.3 %3.663.77
SeasonLeverageK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
TotalLow Leverage8.773.122.810.7722.3 %8.0 %14.4 %- - -1.36.31794.4 %3.403.57
TotalMedium Leverage7.933.152.520.8721.5 %8.5 %13.0 %- - -1.24.29067.1 %3.743.74
TotalHigh Leverage7.311.903.860.6321.3 %5.5 %15.8 %- - -1.10.307-19.2 %3.143.40
SeasonSituationalK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
TotalBases Empty9.003.292.740.8622.6 %8.2 %14.3 %- - -1.37.310100.0 %3.533.58
TotalMen on Base7.342.792.630.7620.9 %8.0 %13.0 %- - -1.17.29335.2 %3.603.72
TotalMen In Scoring7.703.212.400.7221.2 %8.8 %12.4 %- - -1.19.277-8.6 %3.593.77
SeasonThrough CountK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
TotalThrough 3 - 06.7551.140.131.827.9 %59.9 %-52.0 %- - -6.66.27392.7 %21.2820.22
TotalThrough 3 - 17.2423.250.311.6112.2 %39.3 %-27.0 %- - -3.72.31785.4 %11.5610.95
TotalThrough 3 - 211.9712.890.931.0725.1 %27.1 %-1.9 %- - -2.35.33384.7 %6.326.02
TotalThrough 2 - 06.1513.830.441.5812.3 %27.6 %-15.3 %- - -2.71.31682.1 %8.678.12
TotalThrough 1 - 06.935.451.270.9816.9 %13.3 %3.6 %- - -1.65.30976.0 %4.864.88
TotalThrough 2 - 18.586.901.241.0420.6 %16.6 %4.0 %- - -1.73.30779.8 %5.044.90
TotalThrough 1 - 19.933.143.170.7126.7 %8.4 %18.3 %- - -1.21.30577.3 %3.053.17
TotalThrough 0 - 111.001.885.840.5631.2 %5.3 %25.8 %- - -0.99.30175.7 %2.202.38
TotalThrough 2 - 213.844.053.420.5737.2 %10.9 %26.3 %- - -1.17.31983.0 %2.242.38
TotalThrough 1 - 215.361.868.270.3545.0 %5.4 %39.6 %- - -0.84.32877.4 %0.901.18
TotalThrough 0 - 216.401.1414.330.2949.4 %3.5 %45.9 %- - -0.71.32876.2 %0.380.60
SeasonSP / RPK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
TotalAs Starter8.243.062.690.8121.8 %8.1 %13.7 %.2471.28.30374.5 %3.563.65
TotalAs Reliever9.000.002.000.0033.3 %0.0 %33.3 %.0000.00.000100.0 %1.241.87

SeasonHandednessGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%PitchesBallsStrikes
Totalvs L1.4119.6 %47.0 %33.4 %10.8 %10.5 %5.0 %29.4 %680924814328
Totalvs R1.3919.7 %46.7 %33.6 %12.6 %9.1 %7.1 %31.7 %19855743212423
SeasonHome / AwayGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%PitchesBallsStrikes
TotalHome1.4520.9 %46.8 %32.3 %10.7 %9.1 %5.8 %32.5 %1281546858130
TotalAway1.3418.5 %46.7 %34.8 %13.4 %9.7 %7.4 %29.7 %1384952288621
TotalHome vs L1.4821.1 %47.1 %31.8 %9.0 %10.1 %3.8 %12.5 %325511362119
TotalHome vs R1.4420.9 %46.7 %32.4 %11.3 %8.7 %6.4 %37.5 %956035496011
TotalAway vs L1.3418.1 %46.9 %35.0 %12.3 %10.8 %6.3 %44.4 %355413452209
TotalAway vs R1.3418.6 %46.6 %34.8 %13.8 %9.4 %7.7 %25.0 %1029538836412
SeasonMonthlyGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%PitchesBallsStrikes
TotalMar/Apr1.5821.0 %48.4 %30.6 %11.1 %10.3 %5.1 %30.8 %457717452832
TotalMay1.6220.6 %49.1 %30.4 %9.3 %11.9 %6.6 %22.2 %438416162768
TotalJun1.2618.0 %45.7 %36.3 %11.0 %8.5 %7.0 %43.8 %418014992681
TotalJul1.3218.9 %46.1 %35.0 %15.7 %10.1 %8.3 %15.4 %400414472557
TotalAug1.2820.1 %44.9 %35.0 %11.8 %7.5 %4.8 %46.2 %498919033086
TotalSept/Oct1.3819.3 %46.8 %34.0 %13.7 %9.1 %8.0 %23.1 %453017032827
Total1st Half1.4619.7 %47.7 %32.6 %12.3 %9.5 %6.5 %31.7 %1478154259356
Total2nd Half1.3119.6 %45.7 %34.7 %11.9 %9.3 %6.7 %30.6 %1188344887395
SeasonLeverageGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%PitchesBallsStrikes
TotalLow Leverage1.4420.7 %46.7 %32.5 %11.2 %8.8 %7.0 %17.6 %1152543167209
TotalMedium Leverage1.3518.9 %46.6 %34.4 %12.2 %10.1 %6.2 %42.9 %1369250728620
TotalHigh Leverage1.4318.6 %47.9 %33.5 %18.2 %8.0 %7.1 %0.0 %1447525922
SeasonSituationalGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%PitchesBallsStrikes
TotalBases Empty1.4519.6 %47.7 %32.8 %11.5 %9.7 %6.7 %40.0 %1551457829732
TotalMen on Base1.3219.8 %45.6 %34.6 %12.9 %9.1 %6.5 %26.9 %1115041317019
TotalMen In Scoring1.3419.8 %45.9 %34.3 %12.2 %8.6 %5.7 %21.2 %635224033949
SeasonThrough CountGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%PitchesBallsStrikes
TotalThrough 3 - 01.2214.2 %47.2 %38.7 %17.1 %17.1 %10.0 %0.0 %16531175478
TotalThrough 3 - 10.9520.1 %38.9 %41.1 %13.7 %13.7 %6.5 %50.0 %374522461499
TotalThrough 3 - 21.0623.0 %39.6 %37.4 %10.2 %12.7 %6.8 %0.0 %630430613243
TotalThrough 2 - 01.0917.6 %42.9 %39.5 %10.0 %13.4 %5.6 %0.0 %474227791963
TotalThrough 1 - 01.3119.7 %45.5 %34.8 %12.0 %10.0 %5.8 %17.6 %1240459406464
TotalThrough 2 - 11.2220.1 %44.0 %35.9 %10.9 %11.2 %4.7 %33.3 %797639284048
TotalThrough 1 - 11.4020.2 %46.5 %33.3 %11.6 %9.0 %6.8 %23.5 %1342853518077
TotalThrough 0 - 11.5819.8 %49.1 %31.1 %10.0 %8.3 %7.5 %42.9 %1353939629577
TotalThrough 2 - 21.3221.1 %44.9 %34.0 %11.1 %8.7 %7.4 %0.0 %996340825881
TotalThrough 1 - 21.4620.7 %47.1 %32.3 %9.7 %6.5 %8.6 %0.0 %1040734126995
TotalThrough 0 - 21.8119.8 %51.7 %28.5 %8.5 %6.7 %8.8 %0.0 %571612934423
SeasonSP / RPGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%PitchesBallsStrikes
TotalAs Starter1.3919.7 %46.7 %33.6 %12.1 %9.4 %6.6 %31.2 %26644990816736
TotalAs Reliever3.000.0 %75.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %20515