Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the fourth inning against Adam LaRoche #25 of the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on May 6, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)
Okay, so the baseballs Clayton Kershaw tossed were only the cushiony type used in t-ball but it was still Clayton Kershaw throwing them from 10 feet away. It’s like a muffin being shot out of a cannon, it could get ugly.
And, it got ugly, right on Jimmy Kimmel’s face:
Technically, Kershaw did knock the apple off Kimmel’s dome. And, just like he does on the mound, the lefty got the job done while making the other guy suffer in the process.