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Cool stat of the day: Fastball velocity (Futures game)

Jul 16, 2009, 11:00 AM EST

Taken from Beyond the Box Score.

1) Neftali Feliz (Rangers) – 99.4
2) Francisco Samuel (Cardinals) – 97.0
3) Mat Latos (Padres) – 96.4
4) Jarrod Parker (Diamondbacks) – 96.4
5) Kyle Drabek (Phillies) – 95.9
6) Leyson Septimo (Diamondbacks) – 95.6
7) Brad Lincoln (Pirates) – 94.7
8) Chris Tillman (Orioles) – 94.7
9) Brian Matusz (Orioles) – 94.4
10) Casey Kelly (Red Sox) – 94.1

The most impressive part about Feliz? He threw the 14 fastest pitches in the game, topping out at 101.4 MPH. Jaw, meet floor.

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