Jon Lester Throws Ball, Glove to First For an Out (Video)
Jon Lester earned his second loss in three starts since joining the Chicago Cubs in the offseason on Sunday, but there were some signs of improvement from the $155-million lefty. For one, he allowed just six hits and three runs over 5.1 innings of work, which isn’t great, but it is better than what we’ve seen from him in his first two outings.
And it also appears as though he’s solved that issue he was having with throwing the ball to first base:
Looks like that problem is solved. Now if only he can find a way to lower that 6.86 ERA…