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Some articles on pitchers, pitcher:

List Of Detroit Tigers Opening Day Starting Pitchers - Pitchers
... Season Pitcher Decision Final score Opponent Location Ref. 1901 Miller, RoscoeRoscoe Miller (W) 14 !14–13 Milwaukee Brewers Bennett Park 1902 Miller, RoscoeRoscoe Miller (L) 02 !2–12 Chicago White Sox South Side Park 1903 Mullin, GeorgeGeorge Mullin (W) 04 !4–2 Cleveland Indians Bennett Park 1904 Mullin, GeorgeGeorge Mullin (W) 07 !7–2 St ...
Control Pitcher
... A control pitcher (also known as a "finesse pitcher") is a pitcher who succeeds mostly by using accurate pitches, as opposed to a power pitcher who relies on velocity ... Pitchers with good control are said to be able to throw all the pitches in their repertoire for strikes in different locations regardless of the batter, count and score ... the plate with accuracy." The best control pitchers will walk as few as one batter per game ...
Sidearm - Release Point
... the ball, because hitters are so accustomed to seeing the release from near the pitcher’s head ... from alongside the rubber (and some sidearm pitchers step a little toward their pitching arm side when they deliver the ball) it can appear to a same-side batter that the ball ... These characteristics have typecast today’s sidearm pitchers as relievers, entering the game in the late innings as a “different look” from overhand ...
List Of Current Major League Baseball Team Rosters - National League - National League Central
... roster Active roster Inactive roster Coaches/Other Pitchers 22 Matt Garza 36 Edwin Jackson 29 Jeff Samardzija 33 Carlos Villanueva 37 Travis Wood 28 Michael Bowden 51 ... Bruce 17 Shin-Soo Choo 28 Chris Heisey 26 Xavier Paul 15 Derrick Robinson Pitchers 51 Jonathan Broxton 52 Tony Cingrani 73 Carlos Contreras 67 Daniel Corcino 47 Johnny. 22 Andrew McCutchen 23 Travis Snider 31 José Tábata Pitchers 68 Vic Black 58 Brandon Cumpton 48 Jared Hughes 38 Kyle McPherson -- Andy Oliver 72 Stolmy Pimentel 43 Ryan Reid ...

Famous quotes containing the word pitchers:

    Little pitchers have big ears.
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