Comments on: First Pitch: A Few Cases of Increased Velocity, and the More Important Skill Your best source for news on the Pittsburgh Pirates and their minor league system. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:51:00 +0000 hourly 1 By: Lee Young Thu, 13 Sep 2012 13:21:00 +0000 I’m tall and skinny. As I ‘filled out’ I added AT LEAST two MPH to my fast pitch wiffle ball skills.