Recent Mets acquisition Kyle Farnsworth is known for his flame-throwing fastball. As the right-handed pitcher has aged, the velocity on his staple pitch has declined, which is beginning to negatively affect his performance.
Mets Stat Of The Day: Kyle Farnsworth's declining velocity
Kyle Farnsworth is getting older. Kyle Farnsworth's velocity has been decreasing. Kyle Farnsworth has been less effective. These things are all related.