Jon Lester

Jon Lester

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Jon Lester finishes season with no-decision

Jon Lester allowed two runs on eight hits with no walks and four strikeouts across six innings in a no-decision against the Pirates on Wednesday.

Fantasy Impact

Lester did a decent job keeping the Pirates off balance and keeping the Cubs in the game. Overall in 2019, Lester finishes with 13-10 with a 4.46 ERA, 1.50 WHIP, and 165 strikeouts in 171.2 innings.

Connor Rooney4 weeks ago
Jon Lester solid in no-decision Wednesday

Jon Lester did not factor into the decision in Wednesday's loss to the Reds, allowing one run on six hits and two walks over five innings, while striking out five.

Fantasy Impact

Lester fired 49 strikes in his 77 pitches, and left with the game tied 1-1 in the sixth inning. He bounced back nicely from a couple rough outings, and now holds a 4.51 ERA and 161:52 K:BB through 165.2 innings this season. He'll take on the Pirates next on Tuesday.

Connor Rooney5 weeks ago
Jon Lester cruises to 13th win Friday

Jon Lester (13-10) allowed seven runs (four earned) on 11 hits and two walks over five innings. He struck out two.

Fantasy Impact

The Cubs made three errors during Lester's start, but also put up 17 runs, allowing Lester to capture the win despite the lackluster outing. He owns a 4.59 ERA, 1.50 WHIP, and 156 strikeouts in 160.2 innings this season. He'll take on the Reds next on Wednesday.

Connor Rooney5 weeks ago
Jon Lester allows eight runs Sunday

Jon Lester (12-10) allowed eight runs on seven hits and three walks over 5.1 innings Sunday against the Brewers. He struck out seven in the loss.

Fantasy Impact

After limiting the Brewers to one run through three innings, Lester coughed up five runs in the fourth and two more in the sixth. He has walked at least three batters in three straight starts. He'll carry his 4.51 ERA into a Friday start against the Pirates.

Connor Rooney6 weeks ago
Jon Lester goes six strong in win Tuesday

Jon Lester (12-9) earned the win Tuesday against the Mariners, allowing six hits and four walks over six scoreless frames. He struck out nine.

Fantasy Impact

Lester did not allow a run, but he was far from efficient Tuesday, allowing 11 baserunners and loading the bases in three innings. He was able to record a season high nine strikeouts however. He'll carry a 4.19 ERA, 1.45 WHIP and 147:45 K:BB into his next scheduled start Monday at San Diego.

Connor Rooney7 weeks ago