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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
2020CHC3317.02009471.050.6400
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)4154142554.31921080236482423943.541.25154
YEARTEAMRAERHRAHBIBBIGOAOGDAOPKOBWPRD9BS
2020CHC2212020240.80006.880
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)10981007259868267223201.23716111.640
2020 Game Log
JULY
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
07/27@W1-000.001005.000001110076
AUGUST
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
08/02vsL1-000.821006.041111400089
08/11@W2-001.061006.031102410093
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