Jon Lester

Jon Lester

#34P,
W
3
L
3
ERA
5.16
K
42
BB
17
Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 4"/240 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: L
Born: Tacoma, Washington
College: None
Draft: 2002 2nd round by the
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