Latest Fastball Stories
Hey batter batter batter swing! In honor of the unofficial US holiday that is MLB Opening Day, here are some of our favorite baseball-related studies of the past few years.
"The Rotation Genius" pitching device has been utilized by the Baltimore Orioles and Atlanta Braves.
Mike Murphy Baseball, One of Two Launch Sites, Fills Every Available Slot – Owner Praises Technology Concord, CA (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 When former professional
While baseball fans cheer as the bat cracks against the ball; that ball can clock over 100 miles per hour.
According to new research, the origins behind the human ability to throw a fastball stem from our instinct to hunt and kill, either for protection or food.
Paper in science journal PLoS ONE describes the illusion behind batters' perceptions of 'breaking' curveballs and 'rising' fastballs.
Washington Nationals left-hander Scott Olsen was placed on the 15-day disabled list Sunday because of shoulder tendinitis. The ailment flared up when he hurled five innings Saturday against the Philadelphia Phillies. On the team's Web site, Manager Manny Acta said after the contest that Olsen had hurt his left shoulder and was still bothered by the left ankle problems he suffered last Sunday against the Arizona Diamondbacks. The doctor gave him a shot, Acta said.
- An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
- A timorous, cowardly fellow.