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Really hard throwing pitchers in the minors

First I wanted to know of the guys that you know of in the minors that throw really hard. I know Zumaya brings it really hard and a few others. An Astros prospect Felipe Paulino, who I have read many contradicting reports on has been clocked by several teams hitting 102 mph on the gun. Strangely he has only been clocked at 100 mph by the Astros officially(or what they have released).

Who are the burners that you think can make it? Since only 2 or 3 guys hit 3 digits on occasion in the majors, do these guys have to sacrifice for control?

Any ellaboration or thoughts would be appreciated.

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