Infographic: The Science of the Baseball Swing

How hard is it, really, to hit a Major League fastball?  This infographic by John Blanchard breaks it down for us.  It takes a mere four-tenths of a second for a 90-mph fastball to reach home plate, and in that time, a batter has to make a decision on whether to swing and how to swing.

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