Jon Lester 31 | Pitcher

Oakland Athletics

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Mon. Aug 18, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Lester worked into the seventh inning Sunday night, surrendering four runs (three earned) on six hits and a walk while striking out five in a 4-3 loss to the Braves. Impact: After three consecutive wins to begin his tenure in Oakland, Lester suffered his first loss with the A's on Sunday night. The 30-year-old lefty has been mostly solid across four starts since going from Boston to the West Coast, posting a 2.93 ERA, 1.08 WHIP and 8.1 K/9 across 27.2 innings. Lester is slated to be back on the bump next weekend versus the Angels.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Aug 8, 2014
News: Lester fanned eight and walked two while allowing just three hits in a complete game shutout against the Twins on Thursday night. Impact: Making only his second start for the A's since being acquired at the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, Lester had little difficulty with the Twins' lineup Thursday, while affording the A's relief corps a full day of rest heading into Game 2 of the four-game set.(RotoWire, )
Sun. Aug 3, 2014
News: Making his A's debut, Lester allowed three runs over 6 2-3 innings to beat Kansas City 8-3 on Saturday. Impact: Lester wasn't at his best but benefited from a five-run eighth inning. He'll get the lowly Minnesota Twins next.(STATS, 5:16pm)
Jon Lester
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 4"  Wt: 240  Age: 30
Bats: L  Throws: L
Born: 1/7/1984, Tacoma, Washington
College: None
Debut: 2006
Salary: $13,000,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury