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Tool Time: Top Ten Fastballs

Pelfrey Averages 92-97 MPH

The Mets are not short on power arms in their farm system. analyzes the top fastballs in the Mets' system, ranking the top ten.

10. Shane Hawk: Like Paulk, Hawk's fastball is much more effective because of excellent secondary pitches. But for left-handed pitcher, Hawk does throw pretty hard. He averages 90-93 MPH with his fastball and can top out in the mid-90's at times. But when he snaps in his plus slider or drops in one of his plus changeups, Hawk's fastball becomes nearly unhittable because the opposing batter... Recommended Stories