Watch: Every Pickoff Move by Cubs Catchers in 2016
Man, pickoffs are fun. They’re normally associated with pitchers, as we saw with this awesome Kyle Hendricks video. And that makes sense when you consider that all the non-Cubs catchers in baseball combined for only six such moves in 2016. David Ross alone had five. Willson Contreras, whose trigger finger was a bit too itchy at times, picked off four runners. And despite occasionally airmailing throws into right-center, Miguel Montero even managed to tie for third in the league with one pickoff.
Watch every one of those throws, plus the playoff pickoffs, below: