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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, WA
High School: Bellarmine HS (Tacoma, WA)
Drafted
by the Boston Red Sox in the 2nd round of the 2002 amateur draft.
Signed August 13, 2002. (All Transactions)
Debut: June 10, 2006 (Age 22.154, 16,512th in MLB history)   vs. TEX 4.1 IP, 5 H, 4 SO, 4 BB, 3 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2006 season [*]
Teams (by GP): RedSox/Athletics 2006-2014
2015 Contract Status: Signed thru 2020, 6 yrs/$155M (15-20) & 21 team option (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2015): 8.075, Free Agent: 2021 [*], Agents: ACES (Sam & Seth Levinson), previously: Octagon, SFX [*]
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