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Jon
Lester
College None
Team Chicago Cubs
34SP
6'4"Height
240Weight
36Age
15Exp
L/LBats/Throws
Jon Lester's Fantasy Scouting Report

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Jon Lester is projected for 1.78 fantasy points in one game in week 3 which ranks him as the #54 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. He is ranked above Trevor Williams but behind Jordan Montgomery. This rank is better than his rest of season rank.

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on average projected fantasy points, Jon Lester is the #56 fantasy starting pitcher with an average of 1.78 fantasy points per game. But with him projected to play just 1 games in 2019-2020 you will need to wait on him to deliver any value. Last season, he was the #131 starting pitcher with -0.35 fantasy points per game.

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and current week. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMAPPGSINNWLSKBBIHAERAWHIPCGSO
2020CHC121261.03304217645.161.3200
2019CHC3131171.713100165522054.451.4900
2018CHC3232181.71860149641743.311.3100
2017CHC3232180.71380180601794.331.3210
2016CHC3232202.71950197521542.441.0120
2015CHC3232205.011120207471833.331.1210
2014BOS-OAK3232219.716110220481942.461.1011
2013BOS3333213.31580177672093.751.2911
2012BOS3333205.39140166682164.821.3830
2011BOS3131191.71590182751663.481.2600
2010BOS3232208.01990225831673.241.2020
2009BOS3232203.31580225641863.411.2320
2008BOS3333210.31660152662023.211.2722
2007BOS121163.04005031614.571.4600
2006BOS151581.37206043914.771.6500
Career (15 Seasons)4244232598.31931110239783724513.601.26154
YEARTEAMRAERHRAHBIBBIGOAOGDAOPKOBWPRD9BS
2020CHC3535113073661.100212.390
2019CHC1018526501741631.100313.740
2018CHC756724611731950.920412.090
2017CHC1018726431851551.240312.110
2016CHC575521602001871.11049.410
2015CHC837616702171661.320810.400
2014BOS-OAK766016501982200.910310.140
2013BOS948919702202231.010511.950
2012BOS11711025422501721.500612.640
2011BOS7774201102111541.440411.860
2010BOS8175141002351411.760611.250
2009BOS807720302091561.360611.210
2008BOS7875141012471971.331311.910
2007BOS3332101051810.610113.290
2006BOS434375182861.060515.430
Career (15 Seasons)11311040269878272523621.23716311.690
2020 Situational Stats
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Day/NightG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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MonthG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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September000000000000000000000006000000000000000000000
Season HalfG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Post All-Star0000000000000000000000012000000000000000000000
Playing SurfaceG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Grass0000000000000000000000012000000000000000000000
Home/AwayG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Home000000000000000000000005000000000000000000000
Away000000000000000000000007000000000000000000000
VenueG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Guaranteed Rate Field000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Great American Ball Park000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Progressive Field000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Wrigley Field000000000000000000000005000000000000000000000
Miller Park000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
PNC Park000000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
Comerica Park000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
OpponentG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
vs. Chi-A000000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
vs. Clev.000000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
vs. Det.000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs. Milw.000000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
vs. Cin.000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs. Pitt.000000000000000000000003000000000000000000000
vs. St.L.000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
2020 Game Log
JULY
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
07/27@W1-000.001005.000001110076
AUGUST
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
08/02vsL1-000.821006.041111400089
08/11@W2-001.061006.031102410093
08/16vsL2-002.741006.095520500092
08/21vsL2-105.191003.798840300077
08/26@L2-104.651005.081101501093
SEPTEMBER
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
09/01@L2-105.251005.385503300093
09/06vsL2-206.001003.365522410067
09/11@L2-205.201006.030002800097
09/16vsL2-205.041005.042211101062
09/21@W3-204.501006.040001100090
09/26@L3-305.341003.767713300079
Past Projections
  • 02 Sep 2019

    Jon Lester is Projected to Be the #46 Starting Pitcher...Behind Mike Minor and Ahead of Dinelson Lamet the Rest of the Season

    Scout Fantasy Baseball Outlook 2019
  • 01 Sep 2019

    Jon Lester Scratched

    Jon Lester is Projected to Be the #41 Starting Pitcher...Behind Sean Manaea and Ahead of Luis Severino the Rest of the Season
  • 29 Aug 2019

    Jon Lester Scratched

    Jon Lester is Projected to Be the #45 Starting Pitcher...Behind German Marquez and Ahead of Framber Valdez the Rest of the Season
  • 27 Jul 2019

    Jon Lester Scratched

    Jon Lester is Projected to Be the #47 Starting Pitcher...Behind German Marquez and Ahead of Madison Bumgarner the Rest of the Season