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Sinkers, Change-ups and Platoon Splits | FanGraphs

You say patato I say potato.

Jim Furtado Posted: June 04, 2014 at 11:23 AM | 1 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. DL from MN Posted: June 04, 2014 at 01:39 PM (#4718831)
Sort of explains why a 4-seamer / changeup mix (flyball pitcher) would be more effective than a 2 seamer / changeup which is why most 2 seamer (sinker) pitchers add a slider (groundball pitcher).

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