Lester (6-5) allowed allowed three earned runs on seven hits and one walk while striking out six across 5.2 innings to earn the win Wednesday against the White Sox.
Lester got off to a shaky start, surrendering a solo home run to the first batter of the game. He also stumbled in the fourth inning, surrendering two more earned runs -- including another solo homer. However, he was solid otherwise, racking up 21 called strikes and 11 swinging strikes on 114 total pitches. Though he got away with it Wednesday, Lester has allowed multiple homers in each of his last three starts, which has caused his ERA to balloon from 3.56 to 4.13. He'll look to more effectively manage the long ball in his next start, currently penciled in for Monday against Atlanta. 12:17 am (EST)
- Lester (5-5) pitched five innings and took the loss against the Dodgers on Thursday, giving up six runs on nine hits and one walk while striking out seven.
- Lester (5-4) was the winning pitcher Saturday against the Cardinals, as he allowed four runs on five hits and two walks across six innings. He struck out six,
- Lester (4-4) gave up one run on four hits and one walk while striking out six through seven innings to take the win over the Angels on Monday. All Jon Lester (L) News
2019 SEASON STATS
|Jun 19||W 7 - 3||CWS||1||0||0||5.2||7||2||3||1||6|
|Jun 13||L 7 - 3||@ LA||0||1||0||5.0||9||3||6||1||7|
|Jun 08||W 9 - 4||STL||1||0||0||6.0||5||2||4||2||6|
|Jun 03||W 8 - 1||LAA||1||0||0||7.0||4||0||1||1||6|
|May 28||L 9 - 6||@ HOU||0||1||0||5.2||8||1||7||3||3|
|May 23||L 9 - 7||PHI||0||1||0||4.0||7||2||4||1||5|
|May 18||L 5 - 2||@ WSH||0||1||0||4.1||10||1||5||1||3|
|May 12||W 4 - 1||MIL||1||0||0||6.2||9||0||0||1||6|
|May 07||W 5 - 2||MIA||0||0||0||6.0||8||0||0||0||6|
|May 01||W 11 - 0||@ SEA||1||0||0||7.0||1||0||0||1||8|
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NEXT PROJECTED START - JUN 24
|08:06 PM vs ATL||vs Julio Teheran (R)|