Why It's Almost Impossible to Throw a 110 MPH Fastball | WIRED

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  • Published on:  Thursday, April 12, 2018
  • More and more pitchers are throwing triple digits. The fastest of them tops out at 105 MPH. WIRED examines why the 110 MPH fastball is almost impossible.

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  • Hayden Hensley

     (5 days ago)

    Lies. Everybody knows you can throw a tv remote at your little brother at 129 mph easily.

  • I_BE_FLOSSIN

     (9 minutes ago)

    I usually get to about 150

  • Big Bones Billy

     (Feb 4, 2019)

    >builds $50,000 batting cage>can't bring a bat inside

  • Ping Cheng Chung

     (Mar 20, 2019)

    It's an invisible bat, cost another 50k.

  • Gainz R Us Fitness

     (Aug 16, 2018)

    Anything Thrown over 100mph is Crazy

  • Big E the Catfish Man

     (1 day ago)

    Anything thrown over 94 is insane

  • Daniel Huddleston

     (4 days ago)

    the numbers went up bc of Justin verlander

  • TOM

     (Mar 19, 2019)

    "You're gonna throw between 70 and 80 mph"*THROWS 53MPH*

  • MrPaulGameCraft

     (5 hours ago)

    Bro even the guy how was teaching him he was like (I am losing my time in this sh#t)

  • JC_Gaming

     (2 days ago)

    I threw harder than that when i was 9....9!

  • ImEnity

     (Apr 12, 2018)

    Idk I played wii sports and it seems possible

  • Skoih

     (May 26, 2018)

    I remember thinking the pitcher and batter were teammates.

  • Mike1614b

     (Apr 1, 2019)

    that's why you rode in the short bus

  • Tsunami Films

     (Mar 24, 2019)

    Skoih Jesus 😂😂😂

  • Jayden Sanchez

     (Mar 30, 2019)

    Robbie: it’s impossible to throw a 110 mph ballWii sports: hold my soda

  • KickStarrs

     (Mar 27, 2019)

    All the baseball guys watching this video got pissed seeing this guy throw, his batting stance and *horrendous* swing

  • Petey

     (2 hours ago)

    +Chokezilla for real. it's obvious he's never played past tee ball

  • Trent Bax

     (2 days ago)

    His mechanics are horrible I’m 13 and can throw high 60’s

  • Bob Nardaddy

     (Mar 11, 2019)

    Didn't Aroldis throw 106 tho

  • OSRS NOAH

     (4 hours ago)

    +MusicalSavior23 you probably did lol

  • MK3 Andrew

     (1 day ago)

    Even if he did, its still not a 110 now is it?

  • Jake Plank

     (Apr 12, 2018)

    They tested this with the most un-athletic person

  • Ben Garrido

     (Apr 5, 2019)

    Certainly had some "unique" pitching and batting mechanics going on.