Baseball Pitches

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Can you name the pitches based on a description and famous thrower of the pitch?

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A good one generally exceeds 90 mphNolan Ryan
Originally known as the 'fadeaway'Christy Mathewson
Abnormally slow, rarely used pitchRip Sewell
Breaks bats when thrown in toward hittersMariano Rivera
Throws off a hitter's timingPedro Martinez
Invention often credited to Candy CummingsBert Blyleven
If you mixed the Blyleven/Wakefield pitchMike Mussina
Very slow, with little to no spinTim Wakefield
It's often said the 'bottom falls out' of this pitchCurt Schilling
Banned in 1920Burleigh Grimes
Pitch used to induce ground ballsChien-Ming Wang
Fast, sharp breaking ballRandy Johnson

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