Toronto Blue Jay's pitcher and Padre alumnus Julian Merryweather '10 is making a name for himself with his 16.2 m.p.h. gap between his fastball and his changeup. His fastball is averaging 96.9 m.p.h., which is the best number on the Blue Jays. Largely on the strength of that pitch, Merryweather has racked up 14 strikeouts in his first 10 innings and consistently blown away hitters at the top of the zone or above.
Padre Alumnus Julian Merryweather '10 is Blowing Away Hitters with His Unique Pitch Velocity Gap
Friday April 02, 2021 by Serra High School