pitching

Sports
6:00 am
Fri October 5, 2012

WKU Public Radio Offers Look Into the Art of Pitching

WKU Baseball Coach Matt Myers with the grip for a slider
WKU Public Radio

As the Major League Baseball play-offs get underway, many teams are counting on strong pitching staffs to move them closer to the World Series. For many fans, it can be difficult to tell what's going on when a pitcher changes speeds or tries to fool a hitter with a slider or cut fastball. WKU head baseball coach Matt Myers says the  art of pitching can be more difficult than some fans might realize.