Examples of fastball in a Sentence
He struck him out with a fastball.
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Two batters later, a 90-mph fastball cut over the plate.
On the fourth pitch of his at-bat leading off the inning, Harrison got a hold of a middle-in fastball and poked it just over the outstretched glove of Curtis Granderson in leftfield for a 1–0 win.
The slider was good, the split was good, the fastball was moving.
His fastball has been clocked at 90 miles per hour, according to Perfect Game.
Wonder if Trump can bowl 120 and throw a 45-mph fastball, too.
The visitors nearly escaped and forced extra innings if not for the efforts of Gregory, who laced a first-pitch fastball into the left-center gap for a double.
Strutz relied exclusively on his fastball and breaking ball to keep the Caravan in check.
A lot of fastballs in around 91 mph, the video showed.
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