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Top Curveballs, Changeups, and Sliders

Niese Has One Of The Best Changeups

After listing the top fastballs in the Mets' farm system, analyzes the top secondary pitches in the Mets' farm system. Who has the best curveball? Who has the nastiest slider? Which changeup is already Major League ready?

Top Curveballs: RHP Philip Humber, who throws more of an 11-5 hard curveball in the 80-82 MPH range, has one of the top curveballs in the farm system. Selected in the 2004 draft class, Humber's curveball ranked first among his peers and is widely considered one of the elite curveballs in minor league baseball. Not to be outdone, RHP Robert Paulk's curveball isn't that far behind Humber's... Recommended Stories