Definition of slurve
: a baseball pitch having the characteristics of both a slider and a curve
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After a bullpen session, Pini suggested Gavin turn his two solid breaking balls (a curveball and a slider) into one really strong pitch, a slurve (combo of both), that became a bit more like a slider.
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Origin and Etymology of slurve
slider + curve
First Known Use: 1973See Words from the same year
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