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Bartolo Colon, billiards trick shot master

The cue flip was also exquisite
@CF_Larue
March 28, 2020

It's hard to dispute that Bartolo Colon is one of the most unique athletes of our time. He pitched for more than 20 season in the Majors, evolving from a terrifying power pitcher to a wily veteran with pinpoint control, providing fans with joy every step of the way. Not

It's hard to dispute that Bartolo Colon is one of the most unique athletes of our time. He pitched for more than 20 season in the Majors, evolving from a terrifying power pitcher to a wily veteran with pinpoint control, providing fans with joy every step of the way.

Not even a world without baseball can stop Big Sexy. On Saturday, he posted a video to his Instagram showing that the exceptional accuracy he displays on the mound extends to the billiards table as well.

As it turns out, this isn't Colon's first rodeo with this trick shot. Just last month, he completed a very similar shot, albeit indoors with a smaller audience.

Clearly, this particular shot really jazzes Bartolo as he immediately celebrates both instances with a dramatic cue flip. Given that he didn't even celebrate his only Major League home run with a bat flip, there is only one clear conclusion: This is one of the most impressive things the former Cy Young Award winner has ever done.

Eric Chesterton is a writer for MLB.com. He is an appreciator of the stolen base, the bunt against the shift and nearly every unconventional uniform design. He eagerly awaits Jamie Moyer's inevitable comeback.