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Jordan Hicks Throws Fastest Fastball in MLB History

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Hicks, who pitches for the St. Louis Cardinals, was born on 9/6/96"Jordan McKinley Hicks" = 96 (Single Reduction)

"St. Louis Cardinals" = 196 (English Ordinal)"Fastest pitch ever" = 196 (English Ordinal)

"Ninety-six" = 49 (Full Reduction)

Jordan Hicks wears #49

"Jordan Hicks" = 49 (Full Reduction)

108 DaysMeasuring from the date he threw his 105.1 MPH pitch, to the date of his next birthday, gives us exactly 108 days:

"Major League" = 108 (English Ordinal)

Recall, Albert Pujols was also 108 days after his birthday when he recorded his 3,000th hit earlier this season.

There are 108 double-stitches on a baseball.There are 108 double stitches on a baseball. The first and last stitches are completely hidden. They are sewn by hand, using 88 inches of waxed red thread per baseball.

Interesting note about the 88 inches as well, I never noticed that. This number has also been significant to the Cubs, who broke a 108-year curse to win the World Series in 2016.

The pitch he threw was 105.1 miles per hour. 151 is the 36th prime number

“One hundred five point one” = 1510 (Jewish)

The equipment responsible for measuring this data is called Statcast

"Statcast" = 113 (Reverse Ordinal)

257 DaysJordan Hicks “eclipsed” the record, held by Aroldis Chapman of the New York Yankees. He did so 257 days after his most recent birthday:

Total solar eclipse = 257 Reverse

39 Weeks, 0 Days

His feat comes exactly 39 weeks after the Great American total solar eclipse of 2017:

Eclipse = 39 Reverse Reduction

"Jordan McKinley Hicks" = 309 (Reverse Ordinal)

"Jordan McKinley Hicks" = 204 (English Ordinal)"Total solar eclipse" = 204 (ALW Kabbalah)

"Total solar eclipse" = 1212 (English Sumerian)"Jordan McKinley Hicks" = 1212 (English Extended)

260 Months


He’s currently 260 months old:

"Total solar eclipse" = 260 (KFW Kabbalah)

"Eclipse" = 33 (Full Reduction)

"Thirty-three" = 895 (Jewish)

"Jordan Hicks" = 895 (Jewish)

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