Major League Baseball pitcher in the Chicago Cubs organization
(Redirected from John Lester)
Lester with the Red Sox in 2009
|Chicago Cubs – No. 34|
|Born: January 7, 1984|
|June 10, 2006, for the Boston Red Sox|
|Career statistics |
(through April 2, 2017)
|Earned run average||3.44|
He was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin lymphoma in 2006. He came back and made his first 2007 start. He started and also won the clinching game of the 2007 World Series against the Colorado Rockies. He threw a no-hitter on May 19, 2008.
- "Lester diagnosed with cancer". boston.com. Retrieved 2013-02-02.
- "Survivor: Five Years After Cancer Diagnosis, Jon Lester Reflects". weei.com. Retrieved 2013-02-02.
- Baseball-Reference.com - career statistics and analysis