Are the baseballs juiced? Pitchers are suspicious

null null Baseball null Are the baseballs juiced? Or is it just sour grapes?Some major league pitchers will tell you the numbers don’t lie, pointing to the record 1,144 home runs hit in the first two months of t夜网论坛he season. “That kind of speaks for itself, doesn’t it,’’ Cubs starter Jon Lester, a 14-year veteran, told USA Today . “The numbers are through the roof.“I think there’s something up with the ball. It seems almost like the ones they use in the Home Run Derby with the way it flies." MORE: Watch 'ChangeUp,' a new live whiparound show on DAZNBack in the day, it was "chicks dig the long ball," which became part of a Nike ad campaign featuring future Hall of Fame pitchers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine.Now, Lester told USA Today, it's all about the millennials."That’s the thing baseball people want to see, all of these homers, and how far they went," Lester said. "It gives the millennials something to look at and talk about with all of the stats, spin rates, launch angles and all of that stuff."Lester is no stranger to allowing home runs. Going into Saturday's play, his 235 home runs allowed were 10th among active pitchers. He has allowed three[......]

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