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This is taken from a SI Article by Tom Verducci:
Trackman, a Danish technology company, measures not just the speed of the pitch, but also the key variable: the distance between the pitcher's release point and the plate. With those measurements, Trackman defines not only the time component of a fastball -- "flight time," if you will -- but also defines in irrefutable data why scouts might describe a pitcher as "sneaky fast" or throwing a ball with "hop."
Take, for instance,…Continue