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Wow Sabathia. 40 pounds lighter? “However, Sabathia’s weight loss has created plenty of consternation for armchair pitching coaches. His average velocity fastball was a career-low 91.3 mph last season, according to FanGraphs, and has gone down steadily since it peaked at 94.1 during his first season in New York. Thus, it is easy to expect that Sabathia’s fastball will continue to lose steam this season as he will be putting less weight behind it, though recovering from offseason arthroscopic elbow surgery also surely had something else to do with his diminished velocity.” [Perrotto/Sports on Earth] [Read more...]