Jon Lester's Cutter Is a Cut Above the Rest

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Jon Lester's Cutter Is a Cut Above the Rest

Postby Duke Silver » Sat Jul 29, 2017 7:04 pm

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Re: Jon Lester's Cutter Is a Cut Above the Rest

Postby Sammy Sofa » Sat Jul 29, 2017 7:44 pm

RIPD Jon Lester's season
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Re: Jon Lester's Cutter Is a Cut Above the Rest

Postby Duke Silver » Sat Jul 29, 2017 8:07 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:RIPD Jon Lester's season


No, I thought ahead here. Since trading Schwarber from my fantasy team fixed him, and Lester is on my team, I'll just have to trade him, too.
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Re: Jon Lester's Cutter Is a Cut Above the Rest

Postby Duke Silver » Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:38 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:RIPD Jon Lester's season


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Re: Jon Lester's Cutter Is a Cut Above the Rest

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Re: Jon Lester's Cutter Is a Cut Above the Rest

Postby Sammy Sofa » Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:44 pm

Duke, seriously, just post this going forward when you do your thing:

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Re: Jon Lester's Cutter Is a Cut Above the Rest

Postby CyHawk_Cub » Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:58 pm

Dear Duke,

Please feel free to write glowing articles about non-Cubs. Here is a non-exhaustive list of suggested subjects:

Max Scherzer
Clayton Kershaw (might as well just finish him off while he's down, amirite?)
Alex Wood
Justin Turner
Corey Seager

Thanks as always for all that you do for this community.
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Re: Jon Lester's Cutter Is a Cut Above the Rest

Postby Duke Silver » Thu Aug 17, 2017 8:16 pm

The good news is that Justin Wilson is about to become Billy Wagner.
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Re: Jon Lester's Cutter Is a Cut Above the Rest

Postby Duke Silver » Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:25 am

Sammy Sofa wrote:RIPD Jon Lester's season


Here is the heatmap of every cutter Lester has thrown since I wrote this article:

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For reference, here is his cutter heatmap from 2016:
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Re: Jon Lester's Cutter Is a Cut Above the Rest

Postby Duke Silver » Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:26 am

Duke Silver wrote:
Sammy Sofa wrote:RIPD Jon Lester's season


No, I thought ahead here. Since trading Schwarber from my fantasy team fixed him, and Lester is on my team, I'll just have to trade him, too.


Update: Just released him from my fantasy team 30 minutes ago. He'll be good to go for the playoffs.
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Re: Jon Lester's Cutter Is a Cut Above the Rest

Postby Cubswin11 » Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:33 am

Duke Silver wrote:
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Sammy Sofa wrote:RIPD Jon Lester's season


No, I thought ahead here. Since trading Schwarber from my fantasy team fixed him, and Lester is on my team, I'll just have to trade him, too.


Update: Just released him from my fantasy team 30 minutes ago. He'll be good to go for the playoffs.

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Re: Jon Lester's Cutter Is a Cut Above the Rest

Postby Duke Silver » Sun Oct 01, 2017 6:09 pm

Duke Silver wrote:
Duke Silver wrote:
Sammy Sofa wrote:RIPD Jon Lester's season


No, I thought ahead here. Since trading Schwarber from my fantasy team fixed him, and Lester is on my team, I'll just have to trade him, too.


Update: Just released him from my fantasy team 30 minutes ago. He'll be good to go for the playoffs.


Update: Jon is 2-0 with a 0.82 ERA since I released him from my fantasy team.

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Re: Jon Lester's Cutter Is a Cut Above the Rest

Postby Duke Silver » Sun Oct 01, 2017 6:28 pm

hahaha... perfect
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