3rd pitchOriginally Posted by Falls City Beer
Jim Murray on Carl Hubble,"The only eccentric thing about him is his arm, it looks like he put it on in the dark."
It helps guys out late in their career that's for sure and fro many it is the bread an butter, goes great with a wide array of picthse so you don't have to lean on it.The screwball is a pitch that can ruin a beginners arm
Lew Fonsecca How to Pitch (1942)
One who did lean on it and had a mess of pitches was Mike Cueller, a guy who took awhile to get there, but once he did you couldn't have wondered how the Reds let him slip away.
Another guy that was intimidated by Ed Bailey is my guess.