5 Reasons Behind Jon Lester's Shocking 2012 Disappointment

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5 Reasons Behind Jon Lester's Shocking 2012 Disappointment
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Jon Lester: A Man Broken

Jon Lester.

Two years removed from a fourth place finish in Cy Young voting.

One year removed from 15 wins and an All-Star nod.

Now?

He might be removed from the rotation.

Coming into the season with the highest winning percentage among active pitchers, Lester hasn't shown an ounce of himself in his year-28 season, typically known to be the prime of one's career.

But why?

Well, it turns out there are several theories floating around. Some that make sense; some that are a stretch but can't be ignored.

Here they are.

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