In a game of hundreths of a second, arm strength valuable tool

Originally Published: September 10, 2010
By David Pittman | Special to ESPNHS.com

While a standout, do-everything baseball player at Georgia Tech, Matt Wieters could throw a ball 95 mph off the pitcher's mound.

Wieters now plays nearly every day in the American League with the Baltimore Orioles, not as a flame-throwing pitcher, but a catcher gunning out potential base stealers.

Pitchers aren't the only ball players hoping to top 90 mph on the radar gun.

Position players from catcher to the outfield are often judged on how well  by both ...

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