GRAPHIC: More MLB pitches are hitting three digits — a lot more

In 2008, 69 pitches thrown in Major League Baseball topped 100 mph. In 2016, that number was 1,419. That's an increase of more than 1,900 percent. The graph below (you can click to enlarge) shows the steady increase of 100+ mph pitches in Major League Baseball over the past eight years. A peak in 2010 of …

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