# Best answer: How far can throw a baseball?

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## How far can I throw a baseball?

Some players will want to go past 120 feet (and should), while others will not. The point is, you don’t have to throw past 120 feet but in order to progress to throwing off a mound, long tossing to 120 feet is just one of the criteria.

## How far can an MLB player throw a baseball?

A number of clubs limit their pitchers to throwing a maximum distance of 120-feet, insisting they only want to throw the ball on a line, not with a high-as-you-want-it arc, as Jaeger’s students do.

## How far can an average person throw?

The average person can throw a ball 15 meters or 49.213 feet in the air.

## What determines how far you can throw a ball?

The path the ball follows (called its trajectory) will determine how far it goes before it hits the ground. Adjusting the ball’s initial angle and keeping its initial speed constant is one way to find out the best angle to throw a ball as far as possible.

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## How fast can average man throw baseball?

Without significant practice, your average person would be lucky to throw a baseball over 50 mph. For trained players, the average pitching velocity ranges between 40-50 mph among young players around 9 or 10, between 55-75 mph between 10 and 17, to an average of 80 mph for 18-year-olds and above.

## How fast do you have to throw a baseball to throw it 300 feet?

Alan Nathan. His calculator of fly ball distance is a great estimator, and it shows that somewhere between 77-82 is needed to throw approximately 300 feet.

## How fast do you have to throw a baseball to throw 100 yards?

Using the same equation, we can find that he would need to throw 66.3 mph to reach 100 yds. That’s crazy fast. That’s the energy equivalent of throwing a baseball at [112 mph](https://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=0.5++415+g++(66.3+mph)%5E2+%3D+0.5++145+g++(x+mph)%5E2).

## What is the farthest baseball ever thrown?

Gorbous holds the current world record for longest throw of a baseball, 135.89m (445 feet, 10 inches). The feat took place on August 1, 1957, while he was playing for the Omaha Cardinals of the American Association.

## How far can someone throw a rock?

There are many publications analysing the best technique to skim stones successfully. The world record for throwing a baseball (which is extremely hard, round and certainly stone-like) is around 135.9 metres. The record for throwing a cricket ball (slightly larger, and even harder) is around 135.6 metres.

## Is it possible to throw a football 100 yards?

It is public knowledge that neither the NFL nor any official league has any record of a player throwing the ball 100 yards. The highest record in the NFL was Aaron Rodger in December 2013.

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## How fast should a 16 year old pitch?

Pitching velocity by age in the U.S.