Examples of curveball in a Sentence
The batter struck out on a curveball.
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Brandon Belt went on the 7-day concussion disabled list after being hit in the head with a 78-mph curveball on Friday, which led the Giants to call up Sandoval #SFGiants roster moves: Brandon Belt placed on the 7-day concussion DL.
Even with the unexpected curveball, the producers, network, and studio are said to be satisfied with the natural story point and the last episode will serve as a compelling season finale.
Perez opened the inning by yanking a first-pitch curveball into left field.
Robertson doesn’t throw hard, averaging a relatively light 92 mph on his four-seam fastball, but the 32-year-old Alabama product uses a darting changeup and hard curveball to keep opponents off balance and rack up strikeouts.
Eduardo Escobar tacked on an RBI single before Sano crushed an 0-2 curveball that hung over the plate into the bullpen for a 6-0 lead.
Did Mara and Bell pull a Britney and K-Fed-style curveball and literally throw a surprise wedding?
The report mentions one final curveball: the 2nd-gen Pixel XL will be squeezable, just like the HTC U 11.
On the ninth pitch of the at-bat, Brantley jumped on a full count curveball for an RBI double to right-centerfield.
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