cut fastball definition

  • noun:
    • Baseball A fastball introduced with many stress from tip associated with the middle hand such that it breaks a little in the way of a curve baseball as it gets near the plate.
    • A pitch tossed with an offset hold and a moderate level of additional stress by middle little finger producing a mix of backspin plus some sidespin, causing motion to the left when thrown by a right passed pitcher with velocity only slightly reduced from compared to a fastball

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