WHOA! Red Sox Pitcher Accused of Greasing Ball in World Series Opener (Video)
Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester turned in a phenomenal outing in Game 1 of the World Series on Wednesday against the St. Louis Cardinals. But the Boston pitcher is now being accused of greasing the ball.
Minor league pitcher Tyler Melling tweeted this shot out during the game.
Notice the lump of vaseline(?) in Lester’s upper glove.
Now check out this video— It’s clear that Jon Lester is reaching for something before his pitch.
Hat Tip Ed