Round 3: Vote For The Best Pitching GIF from the First Half of the 2015 Season!

Here at Pitcher List, we’re hosting a tournament to crown the best pitching GIF from the first half of the 2015 season. For those who missed the first two rounds, take a look at all 16 GIFs from the first round here, and then check out Wednesday’s second round as well. Let’s review the votes from the second round:

Chaz Roe’s Slider (68.1%) defeated Roenis Elias’s Curveball (31.9%)

Gerrit Cole’s Fastball (62.5%) defeated Joakim Soria’s Curveball (27.5%)

Chris Sale’s Slider (55.1%) defeated Clayton Kershaw’s Curveball (44.9%)

Adam Ottovino’s Slider (56.2%) defeated Aaron Sanchez’s Fastball (43.8%)

After two days of voting, we are left with only four GIFs. Voting will close at 8am EST Friday morning where we’ll enter the final round to crown the winner. Here are out semi-finalists:

Chaz Roe’s Slider


Gerrit Cole’s Fastball

Chris Sale’s Slider


Adam Ottovino’s Slider

Nick Pollack

Founder of Rotographs and Washington Post contributor and has worked with CBS Sports, Grantland, and SB Nation. Former pitching coach and Brandeis alum.