Examples of curveball in a Sentence
The batter struck out on a curveball.
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Only because of his swing-and-miss curveball and mistakes by the Dodgers did McCullers not allow any runs.
After Game 6, McCullers spent about 10 minutes long-tossing in the right-field corner at Dodger Stadium, keeping his arm loose for plenty of his signature curveballs in the big finale.
The 10 reporters drank in the bar every day and seemed quite happy with the arrangement, until one day, the bar owner threw them a curveball.
And perhaps one of the biggest curveballs of all is that, in a way, her book about parenting honors her own mom and dad.
But his most effective one is his curveball; opponents are hitting just .104 against that pitch.
In the top of the fifth inning of Game 6 of the ALCS, the Astros' Justin Verlander threw a nasty curveball to Yankees third baseman Todd Frazier.
With the deadline to finish the construction project just months away, Soueid threw another curveball, bringing in a different businessman, Sam Abbas, to meet with O'Reilly, city lawyer Debra Walling and others.
Or will Apple throw us all a curveball by skipping the S line entirely and going with a lineup of all new iPhone 8 models, with a radically different iPhone X model?
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