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Postby chadlincoln » Wed Mar 15, 2006 4:02 pm

I hit 86 in college ball but couldn't throw that for a strike consistently.
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Postby Cleveland Steamers » Wed Mar 15, 2006 4:29 pm

Im still in college and throw 87-88.
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Postby Zito is God » Wed Mar 15, 2006 4:54 pm

Half Massed wrote:
warrick95 wrote:I thought this was about something else. Boy am I glad it's about pitching.

My first thought was that this was about hitting yourself with force. I was going to tell a story about the time I kneed myself in the face, but since it's about pitching, I guess I won't.

I wouldn't mind hearing about that. :-)

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Postby EugeneStyles » Wed Mar 15, 2006 5:10 pm

I think I could hit 50-60 MPH with my fastball back in little league... !+) On the other hand, my 30 MPH change was almost unhittable.
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Postby catcher-03 » Wed Mar 15, 2006 6:18 pm

In little league, you couldn't touch me. Just imagine Greg Maddux stuff, with a Barry Zito curve. Woooohhhhhh, I could make people look stupid. I probably couldn't make the high school team now though, they are pretty good...
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Postby Grouperman941 » Wed Mar 15, 2006 7:49 pm

I hit 82 on the machine at Hammond Stadium two springs ago when my labrum was still torn (I think it adds like 5-10 MPH to make you feel good, though). I can probably hit about 60 right now but my surgery is loosening up and I am on a throwing program.

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Postby Red Stripe » Wed Mar 15, 2006 8:16 pm

Well when I did play probably somewhere in the mid 70's and I actually had a pretty good curve but I haven't played organized baseball for a few years.
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Postby baseball6791 » Wed Mar 15, 2006 10:36 pm

Cleveland Steamers wrote:Im still in college and throw 87-88.

Do you still play?
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Postby Omaha Red Sox » Thu Mar 16, 2006 4:29 pm

Mid 70's myself.

I have a friend who couldn't hit the broadside of a barn, but got clocked at 98 once. I was there.
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