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Old 03-22-2019, 12:14 PM   #52
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Originally Posted by CMH View Post
You know what could have told them this faster? Exit Velocity from the at-bats prior to this revelation....

...Exit Velocity would have told them that DiMaggio's bat was slowing down even on the regular hits where he made solid contact.

You're right, it would have. Exit velocity would have been a verification of the observation, it would not have uncovered something previously unseen which is my point. Exit velocity doesn't tell us what we didn't know, it simply puts a number on it.
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