Facing the hardest-throwing pitchers in the MLB is something that no batter enjoys doing. When a pitcher throws heat, a batter naturally has much less time to react.
That is especially true if that pitcher can complement his go-to with good off-speed stuff. The greater the disparity in speed of the two pitches, the more foolish and miserable he will make batters appear at the plate.
Here is a rundown of the 10 hardest-throwing pitchers in the MLB this season.
*All stats via the incomparable services of FanGraphs.