Jon Lester News Archive
Lester picked up his fourth win of the season Saturday, allowing just one run on nine hits and a walk over seven innings, striking out seven.
Lester walked four batters and gave up two home runs but still earned the win Monday against the Mets, lasting six innings and giving up three earned runs.
Lester had another quality start, giving up seven hits, two walks and four runs (one earned) with six strikeouts in seven innings in a win over the Cardinals on Wednesday.
Lester had his best start of the year Friday, throwing seven scoreless innings in a win over the Brewers.
Lester turned in a quality start, allowing three runs on five hits, walking one and striking out 10 over six innings of a Cubs win against the Reds in 11 innings on Friday night. "I got a better feel for my cutter tonight and was able to make some offspeed pitches, which is obviously key against this team," Lester said. "I'm learning. New league, new faces, new guys."