Sport Dodgers pitcher Blake Treinen's 100 mph sinker is what baseball needs
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Major League Baseball pitchers are getting really good at being able to do some really goofy things with a baseball and by goofy I mean throwing utterly ridiculous pitches that are making professionals hitters look silly.
The latest example of this came earlier this week when Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher.
A 100 MPH SINKER!!!
He threw that pitch for a strike against Angels lefty Jared Walsh, who just stood there and watched in awe as it went by and danced away from him for a called strike.
Nathan MacKinnon threw Coyotes' Conor Garland own helmet at him and became a meme
Who throws a helmet? Honestly!! It's Colorado Avalanche superstar Nathan MacKinnon. On Wednesday night, in the third period of Colorado's 9-3 (!) win over the Arizona Coyotes, MacKinnon got into it in the corner with Conor Garland. After a tussle, Garland's helmetIt’s Colorado Avalanche superstar Nathan MacKinnon. On Wednesday night, in the third period of Colorado’s 9-3 (!) win over the Arizona Coyotes, MacKinnon got into it in the corner with Conor Garland. After a tussle, Garland’s helmet came off, MacKinnon picked it up and fired it at Garland’s face.
Blake Treinen, Insane 100mph Sinker. ????— Rob Friedman (@PitchingNinja)
I don’t know what you’re supposed to do with that pitch. I got no clue! But I do know cool pitches like that are really great for baseball because they are so fun to watch.
Last year we saw Dodgers pitcherand had everyone just laughing at it.
Now we have Treinen throwing that sinker and yeah, I think the Dodgers might have some success this year.
Not everything, though, has to be about speed. A few weeks agothat couldn’t have been more than 65 mph.
I don’t know what you’re supposed to do with that pitch, either, besides likely tipping your cap to the pitcher for being able to pull off such sorcery.
2021 MLB expert predictions, award picks: Can Dodgers win another World Series?
No MLB team has won back-to-back World Series titles in 20 years, but the reigning champion Dodgers head into 2021 as the favorite in October.But things won't come easy for the Dodgers. Just two hours down I-5, the San Diego Padres may be baseball's second-best team and primed to challenge their rivals for years to come. Elsewhere in the National League, the Atlanta Braves had the Dodgers on the ropes in a seven-game LCS and their stacked lineup will be out for revenge.
It feels like this is going to be a fun baseball season and I can only hope that pitchers keep throwing ridiculous pitches like that sinker and that knuckleball.
Because man are they fun to watch.
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Reigning NL Cy Young winner Trevor Bauer has stellar start in his Dodgers debut vs. Rockies
Bauer took a no-hitter into the seventh inning before giving up a pair of home runsBauer, 30, has never pitched a no-hitter in his MLB career (2012-present); he entered Friday night with two no-hit bids of 6 or more innings in his career. The closest he came was back in 2019 while with the Cleveland ball club where he threw seven no-hit innings against the Toronto Blue Jays. He was pulled from that game before allowing a hit. Bauer's six no-hit innings for L.A. was the longest no-hit bid by a Dodgers pitcher over the past two seasons.
On Jackie Robinson Day, remembering 'The Handshake of the Century' .
Though April 15 is the anniversary of Jackie Robinson's first MLB game, there were other crucial events, such as "The Handshake of the Century."Minutes before the game started, Robinson stood with his teammates on one of the base lines during the National Anthem “with a lump in my throat and my heart beating rapidly," he said, "my stomach feeling as if it were full of feverish fireflies with claws on their feet.