Baseball Pitches

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

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