The Nastiest 16 Pitches GIFs of the First Half of 2019
Framber Valdez’s Sinker vs. Justin Verlander’s Fastball
For our last matchup in this round of 16, it’s gonna be a battle of the Astros. Let’s start with Framber Valdez, whose disgusting sinker cuts in right before it jumps back over the outer half of the plate. But is that enough to defeat Justin Verlander? Here, JV can be seen here elevating a 98 mph heater to strike out the greatest hitter of our generation.
Which was the better pitch? Vote to decide which pitch advances to the next round!
- Nastiest GIFs of The First Half of 2019
- Chaz Roe's Slider vs. Jordan Hicks' Slider
- Jordan Hicks' Fastball vs. Jose Alvarado's Two-Seamer
- Adam Ottavino's Two-Seamer vs. Aaron Nola's Two-Seamer
- Kyle Hendricks' Changeup vs. Kyle Crick's Slider
- Luis Castillo's Two-Seamer vs. Yonny Chirinos' Two-Seamer
- Yu Darvish's Slider vs. Luis Castillo's Changeup
- Chris Sale's Slider vs. Clayton Kershaw's Curveball
- Framber Valdez's Sinker vs. Justin Verlander's Fastball