Examples of curveball in a Sentence
The batter struck out on a curveball.
Recent Examples of curveball from the Web
And, perhaps the best curveball of all: Sally Hawkins' janitor drives the action.
How about the immortal Jiri Welsch, who once shot a curveball on a jump shot from the wing that for sweeping break would shame Trevor Bauer's hook?
In a season where fans felt that Shea Couleé was being set up to win, RuPaul threw us a curveball that ended with Sasha Velour snatching the crown.
Will Holland then beat out a bunt single to bring up Jarvis, who ripped an 0-1 curveball from Lambert over the left-center field wall.
The 23-year-old right-hander threw some nice pitches, including a fastball clocked at 97 mph, and a curveball that came across at 69 mph.
Probably the best talent in the draft, regardless of position, and good enough to make the Giants throw a curveball and continue to roll with Eli Manning. 3.
His fastball has averaged between 93.4 and 94.5 over the past five seasons, and the velocity on his secondary pitches — his slider, changeup and curveball — have been steady.
The Tigers have already been thrown a curveball losing a commit to Clemson.
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Definition of curveball for English Language Learners
baseball : a pitch that is thrown with spin so that the ball curves in the air
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