change-up definition

  • noun:
    • An unexpected event.
    • A pitch thrown because of the supply motion of a fastball, but which travels at a much slower velocity since it is introduced with no fingers adding capacity to the distribution.
    • just like change-of-pace.
    • a baseball thrown with little to no velocity once the batter is expecting a fastball
    • an urgent event.
    • A pitch tossed with all the supply movement of a fastball, but which moves at a much slower velocity because it is introduced minus the hands adding power to the distribution.
    • just like change-of-pace.
    • a baseball thrown with little to no velocity when the batter is expecting a fastball

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