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Jon Lester
Birthdate: 1/7/1984 (30 y, 7 m, 20 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: $30M / 5 Years (2009 - 2013) + 1 Option Years
RotoWire News: Lester pitched well in his fifth start with the A's on Saturday, allowing one run while scattering five hits over seven innings in a no decision against the Angels. (8/23/2014)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2006Red Sox (AAA)340111146.28.294.820.96.28483.6 %  2.704.22  
2006Red Sox720151581.16.644.760.77.33374.3 %40.6 %7.3 %4.764.565.101.3
2007Red Sox (A)0003313.010.381.381.38.28198.0 %  2.083.69  
2007Red Sox (AA)100116.06.006.000.00.26388.9 %  1.503.94  
2007Red Sox (AAA)450141471.26.403.890.50.29072.3 %  3.893.88  
2007Red Sox400121163.07.144.431.43.27976.0 %34.4 %11.1 %4.575.244.970.5
2007Red Sox100319.17.713.860.96.20093.0 %32.0 %8.3 %1.934.204.42 
2008Red Sox16603333210.16.502.820.60.29777.4 %47.5 %7.0 %3.213.644.035.0
2008Red Sox1204426.28.771.691.01.28080.7 %51.9 %13.0 %2.363.212.88 
2009Red Sox15803232203.19.962.830.89.31376.9 %47.7 %10.6 %3.413.153.096.2
2009Red Sox010116.07.506.001.50.16775.8 %64.7 %20.0 %4.505.604.52 
2010Red Sox19903232208.09.743.590.61.28974.5 %53.6 %8.9 %3.253.133.185.4
2011Red Sox15903131191.28.553.520.94.28678.1 %50.5 %11.4 %3.473.833.623.5
2012Red Sox91403333205.17.282.981.10.31267.6 %49.2 %13.9 %4.824.113.823.1
2013Red Sox15803333213.17.472.830.80.30073.7 %45.0 %8.3 %3.753.593.904.3
2013Red Sox4105534.27.532.080.78.23994.2 %47.3 %9.4 %1.563.373.50 
2014Steamer131003030192.07.342.950.95.29771.3 %  4.013.88 3.2
2014Oliver1210 3232204.07.462.870.97.31072.9 %  3.933.85 3.4
2014Fans (13)16803333212.07.732.720.85.30374.1 %  3.603.55 4.4
2014ZiPS148 3131197.78.012.910.91.30673.2 %  3.733.66 3.8
20142 Teams13802626177.29.171.980.56.30474.2 %42.8 %6.4 %2.532.623.035.5
    2014Red Sox10702121143.09.382.010.57.30874.0 %43.2 %6.5 %2.522.623.024.5
    2014Athletics3105534.28.311.820.52.28475.3 %41.1 %6.1 %2.602.643.081.0
2014ZiPS (R)32 6640.08.282.630.73.30174.5 %  3.223.32 0.8
2014ZiPS (U)1610 3232217.09.012.090.59.31177.7 %  2.662.75 6.9
2014Steamer (R)2206637.08.162.630.84.29272.9 %  3.483.50 0.6
2014Steamer (U)151003232214.09.002.090.61.30173.5 %  2.692.77 6.8
Total- - -1136402472461554.08.213.100.81.30174.6 %47.0 %9.4 %3.623.583.6834.7
Postseason- - -640131176.27.982.470.94.24387.6 %48.6 %11.1 %2.113.593.48 


SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2006Red Sox (AAA)342.701111000  46.2207431714525000043
2006Red Sox724.7615150000081.1367914343743155060
2007Red Sox (A)002.0833000  13.051113322000015
2007Red Sox (AA)101.5011000  6.0275110400004
2007Red Sox (AAA)453.891414200  71.2306673231431034051
2007Red Sox404.5712110000063.02756133321031011050
2007Red Sox101.9331000 09.1386221400008
2008Red Sox1663.21333322000210.18742027875146611031152
2008Red Sox122.3644000 026.2109249735000026
2009Red Sox1583.41323220000203.1843186807720640360225
2009Red Sox014.5011000 06.0284331400005
2010Red Sox1993.25323220000208.08611678175148301060225
2011Red Sox1593.47313100000191.27991667774207501140182
2012Red Sox9144.82333330000205.187621611711025682460166
2013Red Sox1583.75333311000213.1903209948919670750177
2013Red Sox411.56550000034.2134256638020029
2014Steamer13104.013030  0  192.082019193852063 7  156
2014Oliver12103.933232     204.08562069689226517  169
2014Fans (13)1683.603333  0  212.0 20191852064 6  182
2014ZiPS1483.733131     197.7 188888220641750176
20142 Teams1382.53262611000177.2716157635011390430181
    2014Red Sox1072.52212100000143.058012852409320420149
    2014Athletics312.60551100034.213629111027001032
2014ZiPS (R)323.2266     40.0 361514312 1  36
2014ZiPS (U)16102.663232     217.0 19370641451 5  217
2014Steamer (R)223.4866  0  37.0153341614311 1  33
2014Steamer (U)15102.693232  0  214.086919179641450 5  214
Total- - -113643.622472461140001554.0651414556666251405364553911418
Postseason- - -642.1113110000076.2309592018821020068

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2006Red Sox (AAA)8.294.821.720.9620.8 %12.1 %8.7 %.2361.46.28483.6 %  4.22
2006Red Sox6.644.761.400.7716.4 %11.7 %4.6 %.2851.65.33374.3 %101974.56
2006Average6.593.302.001.1216.8 %8.4 %8.4 %.2651.41.29870.9 %  4.58
2007Red Sox (A)10.381.387.501.3829.4 %3.9 %25.5 %.2251.00.28198.0 %  3.69
2007Red Sox (AA)6.006.001.000.0014.8 %14.8 %0.0 %.2171.50.26388.9 %  3.94
2007Red Sox (AAA)6.403.891.650.5016.7 %10.1 %6.5 %.2461.37.29072.3 %  3.88
2007Red Sox7.144.431.611.4318.2 %11.3 %6.9 %.2511.46.27976.0 %981145.24
2007Red Sox7.713.862.000.9621.1 %10.5 %10.5 %.1761.07.20093.0 %41924.20
2007Average6.673.332.001.0317.1 %8.5 %8.6 %.2631.41.29970.7 %  4.43
2008Red Sox6.502.822.300.6017.4 %7.6 %9.8 %.2531.27.29777.4 %71813.64
2008Red Sox8.771.695.201.0123.9 %4.6 %19.3 %.2311.09.28080.7 %52723.21
2008Average6.833.392.011.0117.5 %8.7 %8.8 %.2591.39.29671.4 %  4.39
2009Red Sox9.962.833.520.8926.7 %7.6 %19.1 %.2401.23.31376.9 %73683.15
2009Red Sox7.506.001.251.5017.9 %14.3 %3.6 %.1671.33.16775.8 %961215.60
2009Average6.993.462.021.0518.0 %8.9 %9.1 %.2581.39.29571.9 %  4.42
2010Red Sox9.743.592.710.6126.1 %9.6 %16.5 %.2171.20.28974.5 %75713.13
2010Average7.133.282.170.9618.5 %8.5 %10.0 %.2531.35.29372.2 %  4.20
2011Red Sox8.553.522.430.9422.8 %9.4 %13.4 %.2331.26.28678.1 %82913.83
2011Average7.133.112.300.9418.6 %8.1 %10.5 %.2511.32.29172.5 %  4.12
2012Red Sox7.282.982.441.1019.0 %7.8 %11.2 %.2691.38.31267.6 %114964.11
2012Average7.563.052.481.0219.8 %8.0 %11.8 %.2501.31.29372.5 %  4.12
2013Red Sox7.472.832.640.8019.6 %7.4 %12.2 %.2521.29.30073.7 %91873.59
2013Red Sox7.532.083.630.7821.6 %6.0 %15.7 %.2020.95.23994.2 %38823.37
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2014Steamer7.342.952.490.9519.1 %7.7 %11.4 %.2541.32.29771.3 %  3.88
2014Oliver7.462.872.600.9719.7 %7.6 %12.1 %.2631.33.31072.9 %  3.85
2014Fans (13)7.732.722.840.85   .2521.25.30374.1 %  3.55
2014ZiPS8.012.912.750.91   .2521.27.30673.2 %  3.66
20142 Teams9.171.984.640.5625.3 %5.5 %19.8 %.2331.10.30474.2 %64672.62
    2014Red Sox9.382.014.660.5725.7 %5.5 %20.2 %.2351.12.30874.0 %63662.62
    2014Athletics8.311.824.570.5223.5 %5.2 %18.4 %.2251.04.28475.3 %69712.64
2014Average7.702.942.620.8820.3 %7.7 %12.5 %.2481.28.29572.9 %  3.84
2014ZiPS (R)8.282.633.150.73   .2421.19.30174.5 %  3.32
2014ZiPS (U)9.012.094.300.59   .2391.12.31177.7 %  2.75
2014Steamer (R)8.162.633.100.84   .2401.21.29272.9 %  3.50
2014Steamer (U)9.002.094.310.61   .2341.12.30173.5 %  2.77
Total- - -8.213.102.650.8121.8 %8.2 %13.5 %.2461.28.30174.6 %83833.58
Postseason- - -7.982.473.240.9422.0 %6.8 %15.2 %.2061.04.24387.6 %48833.59

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2006Red Sox1.0821.9 %40.6 %37.5 %13.5 %7.3 %2.9 %0.0 %5.121135.10
2007Red Sox0.7318.8 %34.4 %46.9 %10.0 %11.1 %4.5 %0.0 %4.891124.97
2007Red Sox0.6720.0 %32.0 %48.0 %16.7 %8.3 %12.5 %100.0 %4.101004.42
2008Red Sox1.4920.7 %47.5 %31.8 %12.9 %7.0 %6.3 %28.6 %4.15934.03
2008Red Sox1.7418.2 %51.9 %29.9 %17.4 %13.0 %5.0 %100.0 %2.61672.88
2009Red Sox1.3817.8 %47.7 %34.5 %10.1 %10.6 %6.2 %50.0 %3.15703.09
2009Red Sox2.205.9 %64.7 %29.4 %20.0 %20.0 %9.1 %0.0 %4.421024.52
2010Red Sox1.8116.9 %53.6 %29.6 %8.2 %8.9 %7.7 %33.3 %3.23763.18
2011Red Sox1.5015.9 %50.5 %33.6 %14.3 %11.4 %5.7 %20.0 %3.58903.62
2012Red Sox1.7122.0 %49.2 %28.8 %14.4 %13.9 %7.5 %28.6 %4.01923.82
2013Red Sox1.2719.6 %45.0 %35.4 %10.9 %8.3 %5.8 %40.0 %3.90983.90
2013Red Sox1.3818.3 %47.3 %34.4 %12.5 %9.4 %0.0 %0.0 %3.09883.50
20142 Teams1.1921.3 %42.8 %35.9 %14.5 %6.4 %10.7 %30.8 %3.04793.03
    2014Red Sox1.1920.6 %43.2 %36.2 %15.1 %6.5 %11.4 %27.3 %3.01793.02
    2014Athletics1.1824.2 %41.1 %34.7 %12.1 %6.1 %7.7 %50.0 %3.20813.08
Total- - -1.4019.4 %47.0 %33.6 %12.2 %9.4 %6.7 %29.3 %3.73883.68
Postseason- - -1.4317.5 %48.6 %34.0 %15.3 %11.1 %3.9 %33.3 %3.17833.48

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2006Red Sox104965613330696148931507
2007Red Sox6690369310434256581083
2007Red Sox81252111252100152
2008Red Sox3002011312619144139119921103309
2008Red Sox40231442115147282429
2009Red Sox26018897191663102126721373404
2009Red Sox1151112003961100
2010Red Sox28615890132293132128920683357
2011Red Sox263175832515102146121819743192
2012Red Sox3071801372623144106129421303424
2013Red Sox291229127251752128127322863559
2013Red Sox443217402022184340524
20142 Teams20517210225221348998118562837
    2014Red Sox1661397921191136881414932307
    2014Athletics393323432121167363530
Total- - -20821489859181140752295495601611225672
Postseason- - -103723711462294227831205

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2006Red Sox0.24-7.407.643.260.281.180.990.881.3815-0.010.2100
2007Red Sox0.12-5.005.111.420.141.020.980.841.32120.12-0.0110
2007Red Sox0.36-0.250.602.010.180.710.760.491.2610.290.2100
2008Red Sox3.04-12.2915.3433.753.070.910.860.881.02312.400.9400
2008Red Sox0.49-1.401.895.080.500.960.960.881.1040.56-0.0500
2009Red Sox2.50-13.3415.8334.013.121.000.930.881.09302.98-0.4800
2009Red Sox-0.03-0.450.420.490.051.010.900.870.2510.06-0.0900
2010Red Sox2.92-12.9715.8923.822.331.000.880.870.95303.40-0.4800
2011Red Sox1.82-12.6214.4526.082.580.980.880.850.99312.28-0.4200
2012Red Sox-0.78-16.3015.52-4.55-0.380.990.910.871.1530-0.34-0.4500
2013Red Sox0.46-14.0914.5513.771.400.910.830.861.03310.52-0.0200
2013Red Sox0.90-1.532.4311.761.180.890.860.881.1650.850.1600
20142 Teams2.72-9.9012.6125.112.630.940.890.880.98252.420.4700
    2014Red Sox2.12-8.2110.3321.252.210.950.890.871.01211.890.3500
    2014Athletics0.60-1.682.283.860.420.910.870.880.7940.530.1200
Total- - -13.03-103.91116.95156.6715.170.980.890.871.0723513.77-0.4410
Postseason- - -1.72-3.635.3519.341.910.900.880.791.07111.760.1400

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2006Red Sox64.7% (90.2)15.9% (80.7)2.0% (86.5)11.9% (71.0)5.5% (81.0)  1.6%
2007Red Sox54.2% (89.9)1.9% (82.1)22.0% (85.0)15.4% (72.3)6.5% (82.7)  0.7%
2008Red Sox57.0% (92.1)0.2% (82.8)22.0% (88.4)17.2% (76.2)3.7% (83.9)  4.0%
2009Red Sox54.4% (93.7) 19.6% (89.0)19.4% (78.4)6.6% (85.6)  0.1%
2010Red Sox50.4% (93.3) 22.0% (89.7)16.0% (77.6)11.6% (85.4)  1.0%
2011Red Sox49.4% (92.8) 27.9% (89.0)13.3% (75.5)9.3% (84.7)  0.1%
2012Red Sox51.8% (92.6) 22.1% (90.3)14.3% (76.1)11.8% (85.9)  0.3%
2013Red Sox52.4% (92.7) 23.2% (89.8)11.9% (75.8)12.5% (85.4)  0.0%
20142 Teams50.8% (91.9) 31.4% (87.8)14.9% (75.3)2.9% (85.0)   
    2014Red Sox52.8% (92.0) 29.6% (88.0)14.0% (75.6)3.6% (85.0)   
    2014Athletics41.7% (91.3) 39.4% (87.3)18.9% (74.4)    
Total- - -53.1% (92.5)1.0% (80.8)22.5% (89.0)15.1% (76.2)8.3% (85.1)  0.8%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2007Red Sox51.2 % 16.3 %   7.0 %15.4 %  9.9 %  0.2 %
2008Red Sox64.9 % 11.5 %   1.0 %16.4 %  6.1 %   
2009Red Sox55.0 %1.4 %14.9 %   10.5 %12.2 %  6.0 %   
2010Red Sox38.8 % 21.7 %  11.6 %0.9 %15.2 %  11.8 %   
2011Red Sox35.3 % 25.1 %  16.7 % 13.6 %  9.3 %   
2012Red Sox32.5 % 13.3 %  27.9 % 14.4 %  11.8 %   
2013Red Sox36.2 % 16.1 %  23.4 % 12.0 %  12.3 %   
20142 Teams42.0 % 25.4 %  14.6 % 14.9 %  3.0 %   
    2014Red Sox41.4 % 24.2 %  16.7 % 14.0 %  3.7 %   
    2014Athletics44.9 % 30.4 %  5.7 % 18.9 %  0.2 %   
Total- - -43.6 %0.2 %18.0 %  13.3 %2.0 %14.1 %  8.8 %  0.0 %

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2007Red Sox91.8 86.3   85.672.9  84.2  
2008Red Sox91.8 87.0   81.575.9  84.2  
2009Red Sox93.589.589.2   81.777.9  85.7  
2010Red Sox93.5 89.6  92.381.277.5  85.6  
2011Red Sox92.6 88.9  92.4 75.6  84.7  
2012Red Sox92.0 89.9  92.6 76.1  85.9  
2013Red Sox92.4 89.4  92.4 75.8  85.4  
20142 Teams91.5 87.5  91.5 75.3  85.0  
    2014Red Sox91.7 87.7  91.6 75.5  85.0  
    2014Athletics90.9 86.8  90.7 74.4  87.0  
Total- - -92.589.588.8  92.382.176.2  85.3  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2006Red Sox-5.42.3-1.6-2.10.1  -0.560.98-5.26-1.220.15  
2007Red Sox-3.51.3-2.53.50.6  -0.606.40-1.072.100.88  
2008Red Sox14.20.54.84.6-0.6  0.799.010.690.84-0.48  
2009Red Sox4.0 12.95.70.6  0.21 1.940.870.27  
2010Red Sox-1.3 16.44.49.7  -0.08 2.250.832.53  
2011Red Sox4.2 8.2-5.4-0.2  0.27 0.92-1.26-0.07  
2012Red Sox-4.4 -4.1-2.13.3  -0.25 -0.55-0.420.81  
2013Red Sox8.2 -5.1-3.22.2  0.44 -0.62-0.760.49  
20142 Teams9.4 8.63.1-1.0  0.65 0.970.74-1.25  
    2014Red Sox5.0 6.24.3-1.0  0.41 0.911.33-1.25  
    2014Athletics4.4 2.4-1.1   1.99 1.15-1.14   
Total- - -25.44.137.78.514.7  0.191.580.660.220.70  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2007Red Sox-6.4 1.7   -2.13.8  0.5  
2008Red Sox16.4 2.3   1.23.4  3.7  
2009Red Sox4.4-0.611.5   2.54.8  -0.5  
2010Red Sox-7.5 19.1  2.40.24.5  10.3  
2011Red Sox0.2 14.5  -0.7 -4.1  -1.2  
2012Red Sox-7.3 1.2  -0.9 -1.9  3.5  
2013Red Sox5.9 2.4  -3.0 -3.5  2.9  
20142 Teams14.5 5.9  -1.4 2.9  -0.9  
    2014Red Sox11.5 3.9  -3.1 4.1  -0.9  
    2014Athletics3.0 2.0  1.7 -1.2  0.1  
Total- - -20.2-0.658.7  -3.61.99.9  18.3  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2007Red Sox-1.84 1.53   -4.393.67  0.78  
2008Red Sox0.80 0.65   3.790.66  1.90  
2009Red Sox0.24-1.162.29   0.721.17  -0.25  
2010Red Sox-0.58 2.62  0.620.710.88  2.61  
2011Red Sox0.02 1.82  -0.13 -0.95  -0.42  
2012Red Sox-0.66 0.26  -0.10 -0.39  0.88  
2013Red Sox0.46 0.42  -0.36 -0.82  0.67  
20142 Teams1.22 0.82  -0.33 0.69  -1.00  
    2014Red Sox1.20 0.70  -0.80 1.26  -1.09  
    2014Athletics1.27 1.26  5.71 -1.15  6.71  
Total- - -0.20-1.161.38  -0.120.410.30  0.88  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2006Red Sox21.3 %61.9 %41.1 %58.9 %89.4 %81.3 %48.8 %54.0 %7.5 %
2006Average23.5 %66.6 %46.1 %57.4 %88.5 %81.0 %52.6 %58.8 %8.5 %
2007Red Sox24.8 %67.3 %45.0 %59.6 %89.0 %80.4 %47.4 %49.5 %8.8 %
2007Average25.0 %66.6 %45.9 %60.8 %88.2 %80.8 %50.3 %58.7 %8.6 %
2008Red Sox27.4 %66.9 %47.4 %65.1 %89.5 %82.6 %50.8 %58.1 %8.0 %
2008Average25.4 %65.4 %45.9 %61.7 %87.9 %80.8 %51.1 %58.6 %8.6 %
2009Red Sox26.7 %66.7 %45.9 %51.6 %86.0 %75.6 %48.1 %54.5 %11.1 %
2009Average25.1 %66.0 %45.3 %61.7 %87.8 %80.5 %49.3 %58.2 %8.6 %
2010Red Sox29.5 %64.0 %44.6 %59.6 %86.5 %76.5 %43.8 %58.8 %10.3 %
2010Average29.3 %64.4 %45.6 %66.5 %88.1 %80.7 %46.5 %58.8 %8.5 %
2011Red Sox30.5 %65.2 %45.0 %65.1 %89.9 %80.1 %41.8 %58.2 %8.7 %
2011Average30.6 %65.0 %46.2 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %45.3 %59.4 %8.6 %
2012Red Sox30.6 %66.5 %45.1 %65.2 %90.8 %80.4 %40.4 %58.2 %8.7 %
2012Average30.8 %64.7 %46.0 %66.8 %87.2 %79.7 %44.9 %59.8 %9.1 %
2013Red Sox31.3 %67.1 %47.1 %69.3 %89.4 %81.9 %44.1 %60.9 %8.4 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.3 %
20142 Teams32.4 %66.1 %47.1 %66.2 %87.0 %78.9 %43.7 %61.9 %9.8 %
    2014Red Sox31.0 %66.1 %46.5 %65.1 %87.6 %79.2 %44.0 %60.2 %9.5 %
    2014Athletics38.0 %65.9 %49.8 %69.8 %84.4 %78.0 %42.2 %69.1 %10.9 %
2014Average31.0 %65.5 %46.6 %65.9 %87.3 %79.5 %45.1 %60.6 %9.3 %
Total- - -29.1 %65.9 %45.7 %63.1 %88.5 %79.6 %45.0 %58.0 %9.1 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2007Red Sox30.2 %60.7 %44.8 %58.5 %92.9 %80.8 %47.9 %24.1
2007Average28.9 %62.3 %45.4 %66.4 %87.6 %80.8 %49.6 %21.5
2008Red Sox33.1 %61.1 %47.0 %69.4 %90.5 %83.0 %49.6 %23.1
2008Average28.0 %62.5 %45.3 %65.9 %88.0 %81.2 %50.3 %21.6
2009Red Sox31.1 %60.1 %45.7 %57.0 %86.4 %76.5 %50.4 %23.8
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Red Sox28.7 %59.9 %44.0 %56.4 %86.3 %76.3 %49.0 %23.6
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Red Sox27.1 %63.0 %44.4 %60.6 %88.9 %79.9 %48.1 %24.2
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Red Sox28.8 %64.4 %44.8 %65.1 %88.5 %80.3 %45.1 %23.2
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Red Sox30.4 %64.5 %46.9 %66.0 %90.0 %81.9 %48.3 %23.2
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
20142 Teams31.8 %64.1 %46.8 %61.6 %88.9 %78.9 %46.4 %22.6
    2014Red Sox30.8 %64.1 %46.2 %61.0 %89.3 %79.2 %46.2 %22.5
    2014Athletics36.4 %64.4 %49.6 %63.7 %87.0 %78.0 %47.2 %22.9
2014Average29.9 %63.1 %46.1 %63.1 %87.5 %79.4 %48.8 %23.0
Total- - -30.1 %62.3 %45.6 %62.3 %88.6 %79.6 %48.1 %23.4

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2006Red SoxP151581.10110000000 9   1.000 
2007Red SoxP121163.0641010000 4   .909 
2008Red SoxP3333210.119212023300 8   .952 
2009Red SoxP3232203.17242111001 19   .939 
2010Red SoxP3232208.05353032200 22   .930 
2011Red SoxP3131191.29191012101 14   .966 
2012Red SoxP3333205.114212022201 13   .946 
2013Red SoxP3333213.112182111001 12   .938 
20142 TeamsP2626177.26142111100 11   .909 
    2014Red SoxP2121143.04122111100 10   .889 
    2014AthleticsP5534.2220000000 1   1.000 
Total- - -P2472461554.0781671531212904 112   .942 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2006Red SoxP81.12  0-10              
2007Red SoxP63.00  0-2-2              
2008Red SoxP210.11  0-20              
2009Red SoxP203.10  020              
2010Red SoxP208.00  032              
2011Red SoxP191.22  0-11              
2012Red SoxP205.10  010              
2013Red SoxP213.10  -1-2-3              
20142 TeamsP177.2-1  -1-1-3              
    2014Red SoxP143.0-1  -1-1-3              
    2014AthleticsP34.20  000              
Total- - -P1554.04  -2-3-5              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%) Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012Red SoxP205.10.0%      (1)0.0%      (2)100.0%      (1)100.0%     (2)50.0%      (2)90.0%    (20)
2013Red SoxP213.10.0%      (5)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)50.0%     (2)100.0%      (2)93.8%    (16)
20142 TeamsP177.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)40.0%      (5)92.9%    (14)
    2014Red SoxP143.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)40.0%      (5)91.7%    (12)
    2014AthleticsP34.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
Total- - -P1554.00.0%      (6)0.0%      (4)50.0%      (2)75.0%     (4)55.6%      (9)92.0%    (50)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2006Red Sox1.4-0.60.60.013.81.3$4.9 
2007Red Sox1.00.40.10.55.20.5$2.0$0.4
2008Red Sox6.50.11.31.549.05.0$22.7$0.4
2009Red Sox6.0-0.60.4-0.258.76.2$27.7 
2010Red Sox5.40.1-0.10.049.05.4$21.4 
2011Red Sox4.60.30.81.133.03.5$15.7 
2012Red Sox1.4-0.8-0.9-1.730.13.1$14.1 
2013Red Sox3.8-0.1-0.3-0.439.14.3$21.3 
20142 Teams4.6-0.2-0.7-0.946.95.5$30.2 
    2014Red Sox3.6-0.3-0.6-0.938.54.5$24.9 
    2014Athletics1.00.1-0.10.08.31.0$5.3 
Total- - -34.7-1.31.2-0.1324.734.7$160.0$0.8

SeasonTeamAgeWLGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%ERAFIPRA9-WARWAR
2014Oliver3012103232204.07.462.870.97.31072.9 %3.933.853.03.4
2015Oliver3112113232205.07.422.811.01.31472.2 %4.043.902.73.4
2016Oliver3212113232204.07.342.741.06.31871.6 %4.163.972.33.2
2017Oliver3311113232202.07.252.671.07.32271.0 %4.273.972.03.1
2018Oliver3411113232202.07.232.591.12.32670.9 %4.374.021.83.0

  • $30m / 5 Years (2009 - 2013) + 1 Option Years (Edit)
    • signed by Boston Red Sox on 3/15/2009 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2009: $1M, 2010: $3.8M, 2011: $5.8M, 2012: $7.6M, 2013: $11.6M
    • 2014 Team Option: $13M ($0.2M buyout)
      • Option is voided if Lester is traded and has finished first or second in Cy Young
    • Incentives: $50,000 for All Star $50,000 for LCS MVP $100,000 for WS MVP $100,000 for Cy Young ($75,000 for 2nd place, $50,000 for 3rd place) $0.1M for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd place, $50,000 for 3rd place)
    • Agent / Agency: Josh Yates, ACES (previously Alan Nero)
    • Originally Reported By: Jeff Passan
    • Source: sports.yahoo.com
    • Submitted by olerudshelmet
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  • 2002 June Amateur Draft - Round: 2, Pick: 16, Overall: 57
    • Team: Boston Red Sox
    • School: Bellarmine Prep HS (Puyallup, WA)