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Jon Lester    \LEST-er\

Jonathan Tyler Lester (twitter: @JLester31)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 240 lb.

Born: January 7, 1984 in Tacoma, Washington, US
High School: Bellarmine HS (Tacoma, WA)

Drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the 2nd round of the 2002 MLB June Amateur Draft from Bellarmine HS (Tacoma, WA).

Prospect Ratings by Baseball America:
Pre-2006: Rated #22 Prospect

Major League Stats

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Pitching: 2014 / 2013 / 2012 / 2011 / 2010 / 2009 / 2008
 Batting: 2013 / 2012 / 2011 / 2010 / 2009 / 2008

Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
2002 18 -1.9 Red Sox GULF Rk BOS 0 1 .000 13.50 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.2 5 6 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 8 9.000 67.5 0.0 13.5 13.5 1.00
2003 19 -2.7 Augusta SALL A BOS 6 9 .400 3.65 24 21 2 0 0 0 106.0 102 54 43 7 44 0 71 8 0 2 452 1.377 8.7 0.6 3.7 6.0 1.61
2004 20 -2.6 2 Teams 2 Lgs A+-Rk BOS 7 6 .538 4.24 22 21 0 0 0 0 91.1 82 46 43 2 39 0 98 3 1 2 387 1.325 8.1 0.2 3.8 9.7 2.51
2004 20 -0.3 Red Sox GULF Rk BOS 0 0 0.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 5 2.000 0.0 0.0 18.0 9.0 0.50
2004 20 -2.6 Sarasota FLOR A+ BOS 7 6 .538 4.28 21 20 0 0 0 0 90.1 82 46 43 2 37 0 97 3 1 1 382 1.317 8.2 0.2 3.7 9.7 2.62
2005 21 -3.8 Portland EL AA BOS 11 6 .647 2.61 26 26 0 3 1 0 148.1 114 52 43 10 57 3 163 4 1 10 602 1.153 6.9 0.6 3.5 9.9 2.86
2006 22 -5.0 Pawtucket IL AAA BOS 3 4 .429 2.70 11 11 0 0 0 0 46.2 43 17 14 5 25 0 43 0 0 0 207 1.457 8.3 1.0 4.8 8.3 1.72
2007 23 -3.2 3 Teams 3 Lgs AAA-A-AA BOS 5 5 .500 3.47 18 18 0 2 0 0 90.2 83 36 35 6 37 0 70 3 0 4 384 1.324 8.2 0.6 3.7 6.9 1.89
2007 23 1.0 Greenville SALL A BOS 0 0 2.08 3 3 0 0 0 0 13.0 11 3 3 2 2 0 15 0 0 0 51 1.000 7.6 1.4 1.4 10.4 7.50
2007 23 -1.9 Portland EL AA BOS 1 0 1.000 1.50 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.0 5 1 1 0 4 0 4 0 0 0 27 1.500 7.5 0.0 6.0 6.0 1.00
2007 23 -4.1 Pawtucket IL AAA BOS 4 5 .444 3.89 14 14 0 2 0 0 71.2 67 32 31 4 31 0 51 3 0 4 306 1.367 8.4 0.5 3.9 6.4 1.65
6 Seasons 32 31 .508 3.33 102 98 2 5 1 0 483.2 429 211 179 30 203 3 446 18 2 18 2040 1.307 8.0 0.6 3.8 8.3 2.20
Rk (2 seasons) Rk 0 1 .000 5.40 2 2 0 0 0 0 1.2 5 6 1 0 3 0 2 0 0 1 13 4.800 27.0 0.0 16.2 10.8 0.67
A (2 seasons) A 6 9 .400 3.48 27 24 2 0 0 0 119.0 113 57 46 9 46 0 86 8 0 2 503 1.336 8.5 0.7 3.5 6.5 1.87
A+ (1 season) A+ 7 6 .538 4.28 21 20 0 0 0 0 90.1 82 46 43 2 37 0 97 3 1 1 382 1.317 8.2 0.2 3.7 9.7 2.62
AA (2 seasons) AA 12 6 .667 2.57 27 27 0 3 1 0 154.1 119 53 44 10 61 3 167 4 1 10 629 1.166 6.9 0.6 3.6 9.7 2.74
AAA (2 seasons) AAA 7 9 .438 3.42 25 25 0 2 0 0 118.1 110 49 45 9 56 0 94 3 0 4 513 1.403 8.4 0.7 4.3 7.1 1.68

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2002 18 -1.6 Red Sox GULF Rk BOS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2003 19 -2.9 Augusta SALL A BOS 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2004 20 2 Teams 2 Lgs A+-Rk BOS 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2004 20 0.2 Red Sox GULF Rk BOS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2004 20 -2.8 Sarasota FLOR A+ BOS 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2005 21 -3.6 Portland EL AA BOS 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2006 22 -5.3 Pawtucket IL AAA BOS 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2007 23 3 Teams 3 Lgs AAA-A-AA BOS 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2007 23 1.2 Greenville SALL A BOS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2007 23 -2.1 Portland EL AA BOS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2007 23 -4.5 Pawtucket IL AAA BOS 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Seasons 102 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rk (2 seasons) Rk 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
A (2 seasons) A 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
A+ (1 season) A+ 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
AA (2 seasons) AA 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
AAA (2 seasons) AAA 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Rctch Rtz
2002 18 Red Sox GULF Rk BOS P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 2 0 0%
2003 19 Augusta SALL A BOS P 24 18 4 14 0 0 1.000 0.75 17 11 39%
2004 20 2 Teams 2 Lgs A+-Rk BOS P 22 23 5 16 2 0 .913 0.95 0 0
2004 20 Red Sox GULF Rk BOS P 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00 0 0
2004 20 Sarasota FLOR A+ BOS P 21 22 5 15 2 0 .909 0.95
2005 21 Portland EL AA BOS P 26 20 2 18 0 1 1.000 0.77 11 10 48%
2006 22 Pawtucket IL AAA BOS P 11 18 3 15 0 0 1.000 1.64 11 4 27%
2007 23 3 Teams 3 Lgs AAA-A-AA BOS P 18 21 8 13 0 1 1.000 1.17 9 4 31%
2007 23 Greenville SALL A BOS P 3 7 5 2 0 0 1.000 2.33 0 1 100%
2007 23 Portland EL AA BOS P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1 0 0%
2007 23 Pawtucket IL AAA BOS P 14 14 3 11 0 1 1.000 1.00 8 3 27%
6 Seasons 102 100 22 76 2 2 .980 0.96 50 29 37%
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
2002 18 GCL Red Sox Gulf Coast League Rk BOS
2003 19 Augusta GreenJackets South Atlantic League A BOS
2004 20 Sarasota Red Sox Florida State League A+ BOS 2004-04-10 2004-08-30
2004 20 GCL Red Sox Gulf Coast League Rk BOS 2004-06-25 2004-06-25
2005 21 Portland Sea Dogs Eastern League AA BOS 2005-04-08 2005-09-02
2006 22 Pawtucket Red Sox International League AAA BOS 2006-04-10 2006-06-05
2006 22 Boston Red Sox American League MLB BOS 1 2006-06-10 2006-08-23
2007 23 Greenville Drive South Atlantic League A BOS 2007-04-05 2007-04-20
2007 23 Pawtucket Red Sox International League AAA BOS 2007-04-27 2007-07-18
2007 23 Portland Sea Dogs Eastern League AA BOS 2007-08-27 2007-08-27
2007 23 Boston Red Sox American League MLB BOS 1 2007-07-23 2007-09-30
2008 24 Boston Red Sox American League MLB BOS 1 2008-03-26 2008-09-25
2009 25 Boston Red Sox American League MLB BOS 1 2009-04-08 2009-10-01
2010 26 Boston Red Sox American League MLB BOS 1 2010-04-06 2010-09-30
2011 27 Boston Red Sox American League MLB BOS 1 2011-04-01 2011-09-28
2012 28 Boston Red Sox American League MLB BOS 1 2012-04-05 2012-10-02
2013 29 Boston Red Sox American League MLB BOS 1 2013-04-01 2013-09-28
2014 30 Boston Red Sox American League MLB BOS 1 2014-03-31 2014-04-22

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