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a baseball thrown with little velocity when the batter is expecting a fastball

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Manager Rick Renteria compared Kopech, who will likely begin the season at Class AAA Charlotte and get called up midseason, to Josh Beckett -- and suggested he could be a better version if the changeup works for him, especially if it's complementing an upper 90s or higher heater.
Enradius acquired Changeup Marketing as part of a larger growth strategy.
30 August 2017 - Maryland, US-based digital agency Enradius has acquired Maryland, US-based digital marketing consultant Changeup Marketing to expand services to local businesses in the greater Washington, DC, US area, the company said.
For me right now, I'm trying to feel a lot of stuff and just to get a clean arm stroke with each pitch and I wasn't too clean today with especially my changeup," Moore said.
Maybe some of those changeups were just slow fastballs?
He struck out seven, all on a devastating changeup that baffled Worcester's hitters all night.
I had a ton of left-handed guys so I got to work on my changeup a lot, which is good.
The cash has been awarded as part of the national pounds 80m ChangeUp initiative to support frontline voluntary and community groups.
His changeup also projects as a plus pitch with "plus arm speed .
It also gave Lester a chance to work on his changeup, a pitch he threw just 3.
Even if it's off the plate a little bit, you might be able to get in front of a changeup and deaden it on the grass.
TriGem's new DreamSys61 ChangeUp Family of PC computers includes the Hot Swap Package, a docking module that includes Agate's "hot swap" hardware and software technology.
Featuring a fastball, slider and devastating changeup, Cochran gets ahead of hitters, paints the corners with pin-point control like Bob Ross with a brush, and puts people away with a nasty, darting changeup.
The changeup that helped Peavy when he first broke into the big leagues remains a plus pitch in his repertoire, and as Peavy explained after a spring workout, he's not averse to bringing it back.
Matt throws a fastball and a changeup, and the changeup is devastating.