Jon Lester News Archive
Lester (4-1) picked up the win over the Reds on Friday, allowing one run on two hits and a walk over six innings while striking out eight.
Lester had his Thursday start against the Braves postponed due to inclement weather.
Lester improved to 3-1 on the season Saturday against the White Sox, lasting 5.2 innings and allowing just one run on four hits and three walks while striking out five batters.
Lester allowed two runs on six hits and four walks across 5.1 innings in a no-decision Sunday against the Cardinals. He struck out four.
Lester got a no-decision against the Rockies on Monday, giving up two runs (none earned) on five hits over 5.2 innings, striking out five and walking three in the Cubs' 3-2 victory.
Lester (2-1) took his first loss of the season Wednesday, allowing three runs on four hits and a pair of walks while striking out four over seven innings against the Indians.