A type of pitch, characteristics of both a curveball and a knuckleball.

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  • Knuckleball — A knuckleball (or knuckler for short) is a baseball pitch with an erratic, unpredictable motion. The pitch is thrown so as to minimize the spin of the ball in flight. This causes vortices over the stitched seams of the baseball during its… …   Wikipedia

  • Ernest Westfield — (born November 30 1939 in Cleveland, Tennessee) is a former right handed pitcher in Negro league baseball who played from 1959 1965, initially for the Birmingham Black Barons. At 6 3 and 160 lbs., he batted and threw right handed.On August 21,… …   Wikipedia

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