Jon Lester
#31 - P
Status Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt 6’4’’, 249 lbs
Bats/Throws L / L
Experience 15 years
Debut Jun 10, 2006
Born Jan 7, 1984 (37 yrs) Tacoma, Washington
Hometown Puyallup, Washington
Drafted Drafted by Boston in 2002 (2/57).
Acquired Acquired in a trade with Washington in 2021.
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Leader
STAT RANK
2021 Season Stats
W
Wins
L
Losses
ERA
Earned Run Average
G
Games
GS
Games Started
CG
Complete Games
SHO
Shutouts
SV
Saves
HLD
Holds
IP
Innings Pitched
H
Hits Allowed
R
Runs Allowes
ER
Earned Runs
HR
Home Runs Allowed
BB
Walks
SO
Strikeouts
WHIP
Walks and Hits Per Inning Pitched
stats.mlb.ytd 4 1 4.36 12 12 0 0 0 0 66 68 34 32 11 26 40 1.42
Game Log
Date Team Opp GS
Games Started
Dec CG
Complete Games
SHO
Shutouts
IP
Innings Pitched
H
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R
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ER
Earned Runs
HR
Home Runs Allowed
BB
Walks
K YTD W YTD L YTD SV YTD ERA YTD WHIP Status
2021-10-06 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - DNP
2021-10-03 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - DNP
2021-10-02 1 - 0 0 5 6 4 4 1 4 4 7 6 0 4.71 1.51 -
2021-10-01 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - DNP
2021-09-30 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - DNP
Transactions & Injuries
Date Description
2021-10-06 Not on the St. Louis Cardinals Wild Card playoff game roster.
2021-08-01 Added to the St. Louis Cardinals 26-man roster.
2021-07-30 Acquired from the Washington Nationals The St. Louis Cardinals acquired pitcher Jon Lester from the Washington Nationals for outfielder Lane Thomas.
2021-04-30 Missed 21 games (covid-19).
2021-04-06 COVID-19, 10-day injured list.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Hutch Award Best exemplifies the fighting spirit and competitive desire 2008
Tony Conigliaro Award Best overcomes adversity through the attributes of spirit 2007
NL National League Championship - Most Valuable Player National League Championship - Most Valuable Player 2016 (shared with Javier Baez)
MLB Named to the All-Star Game Named to the All-Star Game 2011 (replacement - injured), 2010
Eastern League (AA) Most Valuable Pitcher Most Valuable Pitcher 2005