Scout Premium Content

Tool Time: Top Fastball for Relievers

Relievers who throw gas are coveted across the baseball landscape. Being able to spot the pitch while keeping hitters on their toes by moving it around is wanted everywhere. These San Diego Padres relief prospects have the goods.

Ivan Nova A Rule 5 Draft selection, Nova immediately went to the top of the heap with his dueling fastalls. He has excellent command of his four-seamer and his two-seamer has become a plus pitch over the last year. With both a four-seamer that reaches 95 mph and has projection because of his loose arm and easy delivery and a two-seamer that has darting movement, Nova has an impressive arsenal...

MadFriars.com Recommended Stories


  • Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…

  • Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.

  • Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…

  • Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…

  • As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.

Up Next


Forums


0 Fans online
    Join The Conversation

    Tweets