105 mph fastball

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    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJH6HHOZJLE]YouTube - Chapman 105 mph fastball vs the Padres.[/ame]

    I'm not convinced.
     
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    I'm not impressed.

    It's basically a 104 MPH fastball that is travelling 1 MPH faster.

    1 MPH is pretty damn slow.
     
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    A unique view of logic. The philosopher Xeno would be proud of you
     
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    How long until he gets a career threatening injury? I say less than a year.
     
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    Yep. Tommy John.

    He'll end up as a submarine off-speed pitcher.
     
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    105 is pure smoke!
     
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    If he wants to destroy his career he should ask to be traded to the Yankees so Dave Eiland and Brian Cashman can ruin him like they ruined Joba
     

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