Found April 03, 2012 on The Crazy Crabbers:
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Brian Wilson had a quick 1,2,3 save last night and in the process got three strike outs but even though the results were nice there is still a nagging concern about the Giants closer, where is his mid 90's fastball? Here is his velocity chart from fangraphs with his last nights outing plotted down at the end with the orange dot: Click for larger view Wilson has gone from a flame throwing closer who was regularly in the 94-97 range to a guy who still throws hard but is in the 92-95 range. This spring outing suggests that he might have slipped even more with a fastball that topped out at 92.1 mph last night. Wilson has been fighting elbow soreness and his been used lightly and carefully by the Giants this spring and that in its self will make me nervous about a guy who has a history of elbow injuries. I know that it is just an exhibition outing and that maybe he didn't have all the adrenaline flowing to get his velocity pumped up. In addition his c...
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