Scout Premium Content

Kyle Stutes spinning trickery

Kyle Stutes

Because of the 2006 season, California League hitters can say they met Loki, the Norse god of trickery, mischief, and deception. He went by the name Kyle Stutes.

With a fastball that tops out at 85 MPH, this left-hander was a sly one. He peppered the lower half of the zone with regularity and hitters often flailed wildly at his pranks pitches. Where Kyle Stutes excels is his understanding of the game. While it is tough to believe with Bobby Jenks hitting triple digits on the radar gun and the continued obsession with a heater that leaves a trail of... Recommended Stories

Up Next