tgalv wrote:i don't remember seeing livan pitch recently so i was wondering the same thing. looked like his fastball was 80-82. espn's scouting report says he throws in the high 80s. who knows when they wrote that. even if it's a few years old, that type of velocity drop is kinda concerning.
Livan is a throw back pitcher. Old School pitchers only threw the hard stuff when they really needed it and paced themselves otherwise. By using this strategy he is able to pitch all those innings.
Nothing to worry about. Just Livan being Livan.