A GIF and a Tune: Matt Harvey Celebrates America

Matt Harvey wants to wish you a happy birthday, America. And he kicked off the festivities a little early with his own fireworks show — mainly, his fascism-fighting fastball.




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David G. Temple is the Managing Editor of TechGraphs and a contributor to FanGraphs, NotGraphs and The Hardball Times. He hosts the award-eligible podcast Stealing Home. Dayn Perry once called him a "Bible Made of Lasers." Follow him on Twitter @davidgtemple.

5 Responses to “A GIF and a Tune: Matt Harvey Celebrates America”

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  1. Bryz says:


    Er, it’s America’s Independence Day, thus… GOOD!

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  2. canuckassassin says:

    I’m Canadian and that brought a tear to my eye.

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  3. Mike Green says:

    Creeping swings-and-misses lead to fascist strikeouts. Be careful what you watch!

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  4. Dave (UK) says:

    Strikeouts are fascist. He should try and throw some groundballs; it’s more democratic.

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  5. mike says:

    I know another guy who has that movement on the fastball like that in the minors in Taylor Guerrieri.

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