Examples of changeup in a Sentence
The batter struck out on a changeup.
Recent Examples of changeup from the Web
Mann has a fastball in the low 80s, along with a changeup, curve and slider.
That proved consequential when Martinez dug up a low changeup and stroked it to center field for the go-ahead single.
Is this changeup to larger, heavier rounds (and rifles) necessary?
Mattingly said Garcia’s mix of pitches — fastball, hard slider, curve and changeup — would play well as a starter.
Urena picked up the first double of his career in the fifth inning, smacking an 0-2 changeup down in the zone the other way to right field.
Orioles left-hander Jayson Aquino, up from the minors for a spot start with Chris Tillman away on paternity leave, kept the Brewers off-balance with an excellent changeup during his 5 1/3 innings on the mound.
Lacking an overpowering pitch, Fehmel improved his changeup and more effectively commanded his fastball to frustrate hitters.
After that whole system, the biggest changeup is to the controls.
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First Known Use of changeup
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Definition of changeup for English Language Learners
baseball : a slow pitch that is thrown with the same motion as a fastball in order to fool the batter
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