Definition of forkball
: a baseball pitch in which the ball is gripped between the forked index and middle fingers
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Right-handed pitcher Zach Edgar carries on one tradition by throwing a forkball.
The most famous forkball still belongs to Roy Face, who developed his version in 1954.
Dodgers manager Jim Tracy said Nomo´s forkball appears to be as dangerous as ever.
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