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My father was painting the house back in the early 90's as I listlessly watched a baseball. The Pirates were playing the Braves so the game was nationally televised and…


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Jun 24, 2023; San Diego, California, USA; San Diego Padres starting pitcher Matt Waldron (61) throws a pitch against the Washington Nationals during the first inning at Petco Park. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports

Stop Calling Matt Waldron A Knuckleballer

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Knuckleball Pitchers 2022

The knuckleball seems to be sputtering out. The advent of tracking technology and enhanced training modalities are leaving the knuckleball behind. I've always been confident that the knuckleball would survive…