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

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