Jon Lester Will Bring Shame to Your House! He Picks Off Another One! (VIDEO)

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Jon Lester Will Bring Shame to Your House! He Picks Off Another One! (VIDEO)

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It’s become a new tradition – one we never thought we’d see, much less see several dang times over the past few years.

A baserunner gets comfortable. He gets aggressive. He gets cute. And then he gets too comfortable out there with Jon Lester on the mound. Sometimes it means that Willson Contreras is going to poach you, and sometimes it means that Big Jon Lester is gonna surprise you by taking matters into his own hands:

How about that? That was a perfect throw! And since we know that Lester has always been *physically* capable of making that throw, I figure the more he successfully does it – especially perfectly like that – the better he’ll get at it. Sure seems like that’s been the case over the past year and a half.

This one remains the GOAT, though:



Author: Brett Taylor

Brett Taylor is the Editor and Lead Cubs Writer at Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at @BleacherNation and @Brett_A_Taylor.