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Jon Lester

31-Year-Old Pitcher – Chicago Cubs

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The A's traded for Lester as part of their push to go all-in for a World Series title last season, but he let A's fans down in the AL Wild Card Game, allowing six runs in 7.1 innings and failing to ho...

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2015 ADP:  55.8

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 240   DOB: 1/7/1984   BORN: Tacoma, WA   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Lester agreed to a six-year, $155 million deal with the Cubs in December of 2014.

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Total
  G GS IP W-L S ERA WHIP HLD QS BS K BB HR 3B 2B RBI SB CS GIDP BAA
Total 33 33 205.3 9-14 0 4.82 1.38 0 17 0 166 68 25 5 49 108 13 3 27 .273
 
vs Batter
  Batters Pitches Strike % Ball % ERA WHIP K BB HR 3B 2B RBI SH SF SB CS GIDP BAA
vs Left 231 927 62.1% 37.9% 4.50 1.23 49 14 8 1 9 27 1 1 2 1 5 .259
vs Right 645 2497 62.2% 37.8% 4.94 1.44 117 54 17 4 40 81 4 6 11 2 22 .278
 
Location/Time/Surface
  G GS IP W-L S ERA WHIP HLD QS BS K BB HR 3B 2B RBI SB CS GIDP BAA
Home 18 18 107.0 3-10 0 6.31 1.59 0 8 0 86 41 15 4 35 72 6 1 14 .302
Away 15 15 98.3 6-4 0 3.20 1.16 0 9 0 80 27 10 1 14 36 7 2 13 .238
Day 9 9 59.0 3-3 0 4.73 1.12 0 6 0 54 19 10 1 11 31 7 0 6 .220
Night 24 24 146.3 6-11 0 4.86 1.49 0 11 0 112 49 15 4 38 77 6 3 21 .292
Grass 31 31 190.3 9-12 0 4.92 1.44 0 15 0 153 65 24 4 48 102 11 3 27 .282
Turf 2 2 15.0 0-2 0 3.60 0.67 0 2 0 13 3 1 1 1 6 2 0 0 .135
 
Situation
  Batters Pitches Strike % Ball % ERA WHIP K BB HR 3B 2B RBI SH SF SB CS GIDP BAA
None On/No Outs 219 872 61.2% 38.8% 1.37 1.74 39 21 7 1 13 7 0 0 0 0 0 .299
RISP 211 791 64.2% 35.8% 13.67 1.16 40 14 7 1 15 79 4 7 5 1 11 .259
RISP / 2 Outs 88 347 62.8% 37.2% 14.43 1.45 18 6 5 0 8 33 0 0 1 0 0 .272
Bases Loaded 12 47 63.8% 36.2% 33.00 1.00 3 0 1 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 .250
After 0-1 429 1361 61.4% 38.6% 3.32 1.05 113 20 7 2 25 38 2 3 1 0 13 .233
After 1-0 365 1186 66.1% 33.9% 6.40 1.86 53 48 14 2 20 56 2 3 7 1 11 .310
 
Count
  Batters Pitches Strike % Ball % ERA WHIP K BB HR 3B 2B RBI SH SF SB CS GIDP BAA
0-0 82 877 58.2% 41.8% 6.86 1.32 0 0 4 1 4 14 1 1 5 2 3 .329
0-1 88 429 54.3% 45.7% 6.52 1.50 0 0 2 0 7 13 1 1 0 0 2 .337
0-2 56 190 53.2% 46.8% 3.78 0.48 34 0 1 0 1 7 0 1 0 0 2 .145
1-0 64 366 66.9% 33.1% 5.60 0.85 0 0 3 0 4 12 2 1 1 0 5 .250
1-1 77 378 61.9% 38.1% 4.58 1.53 0 0 1 0 8 8 0 1 2 0 3 .355
1-2 118 310 58.4% 41.6% 2.18 0.67 50 0 2 1 8 7 0 1 0 0 4 .190
2-0 23 120 68.3% 31.7% 5.40 1.80 0 0 1 1 4 3 0 1 0 0 1 .409
2-1 59 204 69.1% 30.9% 10.54 1.61 0 0 5 0 3 16 0 0 0 0 5 .373
2-2 132 275 71.6% 28.4% 1.69 0.54 60 0 1 0 2 8 0 0 3 0 0 .152
3-0 13 37 67.6% 32.4% 0.00 18.00 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
3-1 48 86 69.8% 30.2% 12.46 8.08 0 26 1 0 0 5 1 0 1 0 0 .429
3-2 116 152 79.6% 20.4% 6.20 2.90 22 30 4 2 8 15 0 0 1 1 1 .341
 
Opponent
  G GS IP W-L S ERA WHIP HLD QS BS K BB HR 3B 2B RBI SB CS GIDP BAA
vs ANA 1 1 8.0 0-1 0 5.63 1.50 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 1 4 0 0 1 .281
vs BAL 3 3 19.0 0-1 0 4.26 1.47 0 2 0 10 7 1 2 3 10 0 0 4 .288
vs CHA 2 2 11.0 1-1 0 4.91 1.45 0 1 0 11 4 1 0 5 6 2 1 0 .273
vs CLE 1 1 6.0 1-0 0 1.50 0.83 0 1 0 12 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .150
vs DET 2 2 13.7 0-0 0 3.29 1.39 0 1 0 11 3 0 1 5 4 0 0 4 .314
vs KC 2 2 12.0 1-1 0 3.00 1.42 0 1 0 9 5 1 0 4 6 0 0 2 .255
vs MIN 2 2 15.0 0-1 0 4.80 1.13 0 1 0 11 4 1 0 5 7 0 0 4 .241
vs NYA 5 5 27.7 1-1 0 3.90 1.63 0 1 0 22 14 3 1 8 14 2 0 3 .290
vs OAK 1 1 6.7 0-0 0 1.35 0.75 0 1 0 9 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .167
vs SEA 2 2 15.0 2-0 0 2.40 1.27 0 2 0 10 2 2 0 1 4 3 1 1 .288
vs TB 2 2 10.0 0-2 0 9.00 1.40 0 1 0 9 4 5 0 1 10 0 0 1 .256
vs TEX 2 2 8.7 0-2 0 11.42 2.31 0 0 0 6 6 1 0 2 7 0 0 2 .378
vs TOR 4 4 26.0 1-3 0 7.27 1.19 0 2 0 19 8 7 1 5 21 2 0 2 .235
vs ATL 1 1 7.0 0-1 0 3.86 1.57 0 1 0 5 1 0 0 4 3 0 0 1 .345
vs CHN 1 1 6.7 1-0 0 4.05 1.20 0 1 0 8 1 1 0 1 3 0 1 0 .269
vs PHI 1 1 6.0 1-0 0 6.00 1.50 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 1 4 0 0 2 .320
vs WAS 1 1 7.0 0-0 0 3.86 1.14 0 1 0 9 2 0 0 3 3 4 0 0 .222