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MLB Network (4,547 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

show, which usually lasts about three hours. Strike Zone, along with MLB Network (which airs Strike Zone repeats) aired Tuesday and Friday night time
Brushback pitch (187 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
brushback pitch is a pitch–usually a fastball–thrown high and inside the strike zone to intimidate the batter away from the plate on subsequent pitches. It
Walk-to-strikeout ratio (179 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
(BB/K) is a measure of a hitter's plate discipline and knowledge of the strike zone. Generally, a hitter with a good walk-to-strikeout ratio must exhibit
Sunset Station (hotel and casino) (478 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
have been inspired by Spanish architect Antoni Gaudí. Sunset Station's Strike Zone Bowling Center opened in April 2005. At the time of its opening, the
Checked swing (419 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and if the bat did not touch the ball and it did not go through the strike zone, the pitch counts as a ball; but in that circumstance if the swing was
Glossary of tropical cyclone terms (4,448 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
or occurring, not directly associated with tropical cyclones. Strike strike zone diagram For any particular location, a hurricane strike occurs if that
Count (baseball) (943 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
it as having a wider strike zone.) Often batters will take (not swing at) a 3-0 pitch, since the pitcher has missed the strike zone three straight times
Inside pitching (144 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
possible to be effective at disrupting the hitter while also being in the strike zone. When employed correctly, this can result in making a hitter hit pop
Glossary of baseball (W) (1,154 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
throw the ball outside the strike zone, hoping the batter will chase it. "Waste a pitch", the opposite of attack the strike zone, is the counterpart to a
Softball (15,855 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
crosses home plate within an area known as the strike zone. In fast pitch, to be within the strike zone, the pitch must cross over home plate, and as it
Pitch (baseball) (1,064 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
batter, but these pitches are called balls even if they pass through the strike zone. The responsibility for selecting the type of pitch is traditionally
Hit by pitch (1,827 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
equipment (except for his bat): is touched by a pitched ball outside the strike zone, and he attempts to avoid it (or had no opportunity to avoid it), and
Glossary of baseball terms (66,915 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
above the strike zone and close to the batter. A fastball thrown high in the strike zone. A fastball thrown high in, or above the strike zone. A strike
Matt Yallof (325 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Yallof hosts the regular season studio show "The Rundown" and MLB Network Strike Zone. Yallof also appears on "MLB Tonight" and "Quick Pitch". Previously,
The Daily Beast (5,259 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
bullies, bigots, and hypocrites." In 2018, Avlon described the Beast's "strike zone" as "politics, pop culture, and power". The Daily Beast began publishing
Glossary of baseball (P) (4,000 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z To throw pitches at the edges of the strike zone. A pitcher who can "paint" consistently may be said to paint the black
List of Major League Baseball career intentional bases on balls leaders (198 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the pitched ball. A pitch that is intentionally thrown far outside the strike zone for this purpose is referred to as an intentional ball. Barry Bonds is
Slap bunt (365 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
shoulders should face the pitcher at this point. If the pitch is in the strike zone, the batter should then extend his arms so that the bat is at the correct
Pitcher (3,626 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
part of the ball passes through the strike zone and a ball when no part of the ball passes through the strike zone. A check swing is when the batter begins
List of MLB Network personalities (1,349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ball Scott Braun: (2012–present) MLB Tonight, Quick Pitch, MLB Network Strike Zone, and MLB Network Showcase Fran Charles: (2014–present) MLB Tonight, Hot
Out (baseball) (1,414 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
strikes, they do not swing at a pitch that the umpire judges to be in the strike zone (and the catcher catches the ball and does not drop it); with two strikes
Pitchout (471 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
pitchout is a ball that is intentionally thrown high and outside the strike zone with the purpose of preventing a stolen base, thwarting a hit and run
Breaking ball (1,154 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
things you'll have to learn" due to the ball's very brief window in the strike zone. Generally the Magnus effect describes the laws of physics that make
Tim McClelland (1,339 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
McClelland," and for his small but consistent strike zone. Pitcher Zack Greinke said of McClelland's tight strike zone, "For some reason, he's the one umpire
Laz Díaz (523 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Martin. According to Martin, Díaz punished the catcher for disputing the strike zone by not letting him throw new baseballs out to the pitcher (a preference
Vladimir Guerrero (5,413 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
"bad-ball hitter", Guerrero consistently hit balls thrown well outside the strike zone, a skill evident on August 14, 2009, when he hit a pitch after it bounced
Slider (pitch) (1,052 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
right-handed batters, Cone would throw it to hook sharply outside the strike zone, getting hitters to chase and miss it. He threw the pitch from various
Intentional base on balls (1,997 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the pitched ball. A pitch that is intentionally thrown far outside the strike zone for this purpose is referred to as an intentional ball. Beginning with
List of Kansas City Royals no-hitters (537 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
Catcher (5,612 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
umpires favor high strikes, pitched balls that are technically above the strike zone but appear, to the umpire, to be good. Conversely, some umpires will
List of Texas Rangers no-hitters (560 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
Spoon lure (409 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
can cast the spoon beyond this point and retrieve through the given strike zone. Fish use their lateral line system to follow the vortices produced by
Fly ball pitcher (211 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
number of fly balls, typically by keeping his fastball high up in the strike zone and relying on late movement to cause the batter to be unable to make
Glossary of baseball (E) (1,466 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
at a pitch that usually appears to be a ball but breaks late into the strike zone. When a pitcher who is normally a reliever or in the minor leagues is
Bat-and-ball games (5,004 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
within their reach (i.e. balls aimed at a designated area, known as the strike zone or wicket), and must hit the ball so that it is not caught by a fielder
1997 National League Championship Series (2,283 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
surrounding an unusually wide strike zone given to Hernández, by umpire Eric Gregg. While Gregg was long known to have a wide strike zone, this game took it to
Glossary of baseball (F) (3,723 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
November. A pitch is said to "fall off the table" when it starts in the strike zone or appears hittable to the batter and ends low or in the dirt. This term
Baseball rules (9,907 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Until 1887, batters could call for either a high or low pitch, and the strike zone was either above or below the waist. In 1885, the rules changed, to allow
Ground ball pitcher (1,227 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
ball pitchers. Ground ball pitchers rely on pitches that are low in the strike zone with substantial downward movement, such as splitters and sinker balls
Wicket (1,708 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
In baseball, the strike zone is similar to the wicket, in that a batter who fails to hit a ball that is going towards the strike zone is at risk of being
Jason Heyward (9,540 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
organization's best power hitter; it cited Heyward as having the best strike zone discipline and excelling at multiple other skills. In 2009, he won a
List of Washington Nationals no-hitters (640 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
List of Arizona Diamondbacks no-hitters (487 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
Glossary of baseball (S) (8,388 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
bat should be at the same height as your eyes and at the top of the strike zone". To get a good swing at the ball and hit it hard near the center of
Doug Eddings (595 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
report in The Hardball Times listed Eddings as having called the largest strike zone among all Major League umpires in 2011. Eddings started umpiring Little
List of Miami Marlins no-hitters (608 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
Shuuto (923 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
part of the plate, it would tail back over the outside border of the strike zone. Conversely, if it was thrown on the inside part of the plate, it would
List of Miami Marlins no-hitters (608 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
Four-seam fastball (1,148 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
fastball overpowers the batter with velocity, normally zipping through the strike zone before the batter can timely commit to swing. The faster a four-seamer
300 win club (1,540 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
benefited from the increased use of specialized relief pitchers, an expanded strike zone, and new stadiums, including Shea Stadium, Dodger Stadium and the Astrodome
Glossary of baseball (C) (5,830 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
pitched with the intent to break out of the strike zone that fails to break and ends up hanging in the strike zone; an unintentional slow fastball with side
David Fletcher (baseball) (900 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
pitches he swung at in the strike zone (96.1%), as well as the highest percentage of pitches he swung at outside the strike zone (82.6%), of all major leaguers
List of Philadelphia Phillies no-hitters (1,121 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
List of Los Angeles Angels no-hitters (1,033 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
Glossary of baseball (A) (2,415 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
at pitches out of the strike zone or trying to "nibble at the corners" of the plate. Equivalent phrases are "pound the strike zone" and "challenge the hitters"
List of St. Louis Cardinals no-hitters (1,033 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
List of Oakland Athletics no-hitters (1,136 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which “is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
PITCHf/x (720 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
visual representation of the pitch and whether or not a pitch entered the strike zone. PITCHf/x is also used to determine the type of pitch thrown, such as
List of Baltimore Orioles no-hitters (925 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
List of Detroit Tigers no-hitters (1,049 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which is defined as the "area over home plate the upper limit of which
Eric Gregg (1,043 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
5 of the 1997 National League Championship Series—when his generous strike zone helped the Florida Marlins' Liván Hernández strike out 15 Atlanta batters
List of Cincinnati Reds no-hitters (1,173 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate [sic] the upper limit
1968 Major League Baseball season (1,089 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1960s was of increased pitching dominance, caused by enforcing a larger strike zone (top of armpit to bottom of knee) beginning in 1963. The delicate balance
List of Cleveland Guardians no-hitters (1,119 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
List of Houston Astros no-hitters (1,038 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
List of Minnesota Twins no-hitters (950 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
List of San Francisco Giants no-hitters (1,339 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
Oscar Taveras (4,274 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
balanced stroke, Taveras successfully hit pitches well outside of the strike zone. Also similar to Guerrero, he possessed a strong and accurate throwing
Jorge Alfaro (2,032 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
bats, at .420, swung at the highest percentage of balls outside the strike zone of all NL batters, at 46.2%, and swung and missed at an MLB-leading 21
List of Milwaukee Brewers no-hitters (433 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
List of Los Angeles Dodgers no-hitters (1,454 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
Todd Dunwoody (159 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Baseball America in 1997 and 1998. However, he could not master the strike zone and hit just .233 in the majors. In 2006, Dunwoody served as hitting
Comparison of baseball and softball (226 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
unless swing, pitch in strike zone, or no attempt made to avoid being hit. Awarded first base unless swing, pitch in strike zone, or attempt made to intentionally
List of Chicago White Sox no-hitters (1,320 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
Valentina L. Garza (267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
her husband and children. Valentina also wrote the lyrics to “Small Strike Zone” and “Off to Work,” “It’s Time,” and “Time to Say Goodbye” in her episodes
Colorado Coalfield War (11,968 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
these accidents took place in Las Animas County, part of what became the strike zone and where the Ludlow Colony was established. These incidents raised the
Forehand (1,988 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
It's considered by some to be too extreme for tennis, as the optimal strike zone for this grip is very high up and is suitable only for pure spin hitting
Fastpitch softball (4,780 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
runners do not advance on the bases. And when a pitch is close to the strike-zone, catchers "frame" by pulling the ball towards the center of the plate
Joey Votto (6,388 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the major leagues), and he swung at only 19.1% of pitches outside the strike zone (the lowest percentage in the majors). Following the season, Votto was
Glossary of baseball (U) (635 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
the majors. Same as high and tight. A pitch to the upper part of the strike zone. "When Miller throws his fastball up in the zone, opponents are hitting
ESPN Major League Baseball (4,414 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
consisting of a faded white rectangle that is overlaid live atop the strike zone on the home plate camera angle at all times. A new K-Zone 3D graphic
Kirk Rueter (1,107 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
corners" of the strike zone and the system effectively took that ability away from him because it encouraged umpires to call a tighter strike zone. Rueter was
Jim Murray (sportswriter) (1,404 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
"Gentlemen, start your coffins"; that baseball player Rickey Henderson "has a strike zone the size of Hitler's heart"; and that UCLA basketball coach John Wooden
Curveball (2,821 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
curveball will start in one location (usually high or at the top of the strike zone) and then dive rapidly as it approaches the plate. The most effective
Home Run Derby (2,627 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
usual league uniform standards, and as all pitches are tossed in the strike zone without any threat of beanballs, may choose to wear a regular baseball
Batting (baseball) (2,661 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
receive and do not swing the bat at four pitches located outside the strike zone. In cases when there is a runner on third and fewer than two outs, they
Johnny Peacock (288 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
on-base percentage. A disciplinated hitter with a great knowledge of the strike zone, he posted a solid 2.51 walk-to-strikeout ratio (183-to-73). In 518 appearances
Miguel Asencio (366 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
April 6, 2002 was inauspicious as his first 16 pitches were out of the strike zone, forcing in a run before he even threw his first Major League strike
Warren Newson (137 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
announcer, Ken Harrelson.[citation needed] Newson possessed exceptional strike zone judgment, prompting Bill James to herald him as a freely-available player
Outline of baseball (1,118 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
play Pitch clock Pitching position Quick pitch Rainout Run Rundown Safe Strike zone Suspended game Tag out Tag up Time of pitch Uncaught third strike History
Tanglewood Boys (1,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
murdered Louis Balancio, a 21-year-old Mercy College student outside the Strike Zone Bar after he was mistaken for a rival Albanian gangster. The same day
Hildreth Frost (592 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Frost led Company A in the strike zone, one of several units deployed. Like other units of the National Guard in the strike zone, Company A began incorporating
Tim Tschida (577 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
report by The Hardball Times asserts that Tschida called the smallest strike zone of all MLB umpires in 2011. He worked in thirteen postseasons, including
Strike (681 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the boot "On strike", a term used to refer to the striker in cricket Strike zone, a term used in baseball Strike (1912 film), a lost Australian film Strike
Riseball (1,161 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
swinging at pitches that appear to be in the strike zone but move up to and out of the upper part of the strike zone where they are more difficult to hit. Additionally
Carlos Rodríguez (baseball) (129 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
travel baseball team called Midwest prospects. Rodriguez now owns "The Strike Zone"; an indoor batting facility in central Ohio. Jozsa, Frank P. Jr. (2013)
Millisecond (845 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
milliseconds – time in which the fastest baseball pitches reach the strike zone 430 to 500 milliseconds – common modern dance music tempos (120–140 BPM)
Baseball statistics (3,602 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
called a "walk"): hitter not swinging at four pitches called out of the strike zone and awarded first base. BABIP – Batting average on balls in play: frequency
Salvador Pérez (3,213 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
with 27 home runs and 80 RBIs. He swung at 48.4% of pitches outside the strike zone (the highest percentage in the majors). He also won his fifth Gold Glove
Rickey Henderson (9,859 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
stance, which reduced his strike zone without sacrificing much power. Sportswriter Jim Murray described Henderson's strike zone as being "smaller than Hitler's
Roberto Vargas (344 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
about the importance of throwing first-pitch strikes and pounding the strike zone and jamming hitters. Vargas died in 2014 in Caguas, Puerto Rico, two
Glossary of baseball (H) (4,993 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
unrepentant free swinger who hacked at anything in the same area code as the strike zone, Puckett drew just 23 walks that year." The Baseball Hall of Fame in
FuboTV (3,277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
NHL Network on March 9, 2020 with plans to add the MLB Network and MLB Strike Zone, allowing it to have all four professional sports league networks on
Denny McLain (4,971 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
by Roger Maris in 1961, the major leagues increased the size of the strike zone from the top of the batter's shoulders to the bottom of the knees. Pitchers
Chad Fairchild (242 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
2022. Weinstock, Josh (January 11, 2012). "Which umpire has the largest strike zone?". Retrieved 23 June 2012. "Umpires: Roster". Major League Baseball.
Glossary of baseball (B) (5,847 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
that, due to its lateral motion, passes through a small part of the strike zone on the outside edge of the plate after seeming as if it would miss the
Pitch quantification (2,539 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
its framing in the strike zone and resulting call made by the catcher as a ball or a strike. They have named their system, Strike Zone Plus/Minus. This
Bob Boone (896 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gammons (September 1985). "Bob Boone: He Helps Keep Pitchers Within Strike Zone". Baseball Digest. pp. 69–73. Howie Newman (January 1987). "Bob Boone:
Bob Gibson (6,260 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
National League pitchers benefited from a rule change that expanded the strike zone above the belt buckle. Adding to his pitching performances was Gibson's
Switch hitter (986 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
appearance Platoon system Pull hitter Sacrifice fly Single Strikeout Strike zone Sweet spot Switch hitter Triple Walk Pitching Balk Beanball Breaking
Intentional balk (594 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
appearance Platoon system Pull hitter Sacrifice fly Single Strikeout Strike zone Sweet spot Switch hitter Triple Walk Pitching Balk Beanball Breaking
Keep It Up (203 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bruce Fairbairn, Paul Dean Loverboy chronology Singles from Keep It Up "Strike Zone" Released: 1983 "Hot Girls in Love" Released: 1983 "Queen of the Broken
Andy Oyler (606 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
since he would crouch "pretzel-like" in the batter's box to make his strike zone smaller. He died in East Pennsboro Township, Pennsylvania. In 1953, sportswriter
Josh Whitesell (2,981 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
him the best power hitter in the organization, and as having the best strike zone discipline in the organization. Whitesell played for the Arizona Diamondbacks
David Doster (239 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Doster is still currently involved in baseball. He is teaching lessons at Strike Zone Training Center in Fort Wayne. Doster is also a color commentary broadcaster
1968 in baseball (7,023 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
by Roger Maris in 1961, the major leagues increased the size of the strike zone from the top of the batter's shoulders to the bottom of his knees. A
FoxTrax (1,246 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
on-screen tracking graphics in other sports properties, such as a virtual strike zone during baseball games, and statistics displays during NASCAR events.
Gus Zernial (866 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
pitcher for the New York Giants, wrote that Zernial had a "pretty big" strike zone, due to his stand-up posture when he was at the plate. An aggressive
Ball (disambiguation) (621 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
the physical object Ball (baseball statistics), a pitch outside the strike zone and not swung at by the batter Basketball (ball) Cricket ball, the physical
Submarine (baseball) (523 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
role, for the submariner's ball must be thrown considerably above the strike zone, after which it drops rapidly back through. The sinking motion of the
Canberra Cavalry (1,770 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Finals Series: Aaron Sloan Venue: Narrabundah Ballpark, Canberra Report: Strike Zone Score: Canberra Cavalry wins 6-4 over Perth Heat Score: Canberra Cavalry
Baseball (14,634 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
base if the batter's body or uniform is struck by a pitch outside the strike zone, provided the batter does not swing and attempts to avoid being hit.)
Social change (1,853 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2012). "The Overseas Progressive New World Order March". Reclaiming the Strike Zone: Do It American (published 2012). p. 110. ISBN 9781477254868. Retrieved
Delivery (cricket) (1,569 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
delivery, unlike baseball's usage of ball to indicate a pitch outside the strike zone. The closest cricket equivalent of a baseball ball is a wide. Richardson
ESPN Australia (715 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday Night Baseball, MLB Strike Zone, Home Run Derby, All-Star Game, all playoff games and World Series) College
Nike Total 90 (408 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
It features five red silicone pads that are designed to improve the strike zone, as well as TPU fins that are designed to enhance touch and control.
Beanball (833 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
appearance Platoon system Pull hitter Sacrifice fly Single Strikeout Strike zone Sweet spot Switch hitter Triple Walk Pitching Balk Beanball Breaking
Marty Foster (667 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
effort by baseball officials to enforce the rule book definition of the strike zone. Foster was at first base in the last game played at the old Yankee Stadium
Brett Lawrie (2,995 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
question were shown by replay and through computerized strike zone analysis to not be in the strike zone. After both pitches, Lawrie started down the baseline
2019 World Series (7,779 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
road team win the first five games. Home plate umpire Lance Barksdale's strike zone during the game drew attention, with some sports journalists, including
MVP Baseball (video game series) (2,138 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
time that MVP Baseball introduced it). The game also incorporated a strike zone divided into nine areas of the plate designed as "hot and cold zones"
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pitcher Fernando Rodney threw two balls, based on replays and computerized strike zone analysis. Lawrie headed toward first after each pitch, but Miller called
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consisting of a faded white rectangle that is overlaid live atop the strike zone on the home plate camera angle at all times. A new K-Zone 3D graphic
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strike on a pitch that is out of the strike zone; he may later call a ball on a pitch that is in the strike zone so the hitter gets back what was initially
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less movement on the pitch. If this pitch is placed too high in the strike zone, it can be hit very hard. It is an effective pitch to throw early in
List of Major League Baseball annual strikeout leaders (4,582 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
when he puts out the batter he is facing by throwing a ball through the strike zone, "defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit of which
MUTO (968 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(2014) Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019) Godzilla Smash3 Godzilla: Strike Zone Godzilla: Aftershock (comic - 2019) "Screenwriter Profile: Dave Callaham"
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hits, she was a skillful contact hitter with a near perfect eye for the strike zone and seldom struck out. By the time her AAGPBL career ended in 1953, Lenard
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use of the technology dramatically changed the way umpires judged the strike zone and that he, and others, adjusted their calls to the technology. In Bruce
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predators not to approach. The incisors vibrate against each other, the strike zone shifts back and the cheek teeth clatter. This behaviour is often paired
1981 American League Championship Series (1,023 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
mound visit. A clearly rattled Davis threw two pitches well out of the strike zone, after which Yankee catcher Rick Cerone came out to talk to Davis. Davis
MLB.com (1,630 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is the host of the show. The service is similar to the existing MLB Strike Zone service; both services air a similar whiparound format. MLB.com has been
Joe Torre (8,840 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
dialogue around Major League Baseball amid concerns about umpiring, the strike zone, and instant replay, by meeting with players and staff of all 30 major
Nathan Eovaldi (3,419 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
hard fastballs in the strike zone and sliders thrown out of the zone, Eovaldi throws all five of his pitches within the strike zone in an effort to generate
Cameron Duncan (446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
completed many home videos but finished only two short films, DFK6498 and Strike Zone. The former dealt with his cancer diagnosis and subsequent loss of freedom
List of Pittsburgh Pirates no-hitters (998 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
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between the Colorado Rockies and the Los Angeles Dodgers, in which his strike zone drew backlash from both teams and their commentating crew, including
Germán Márquez (949 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of all major league pitchers, with 53.2% of his pitches being in the strike zone. He finished fifth in the National League Rookie of the Year voting.
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chewing tobacco and sold in a tobacco-like pouch. He also co-authored Strike Zone (a baseball novel) and edited an anthology about managers, entitled I
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who has excellent awareness of the strike zone, and is able to lay off pitches that are barely out of the strike zone, is said to have a "good eye", "Ortiz
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Book-It Repertory Theatre's production of The Brothers K, Part One: Strike Zone. Makino was also a featured actress in the online video campaign "How
Plate appearances per strikeout (179 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
batter with more pitching options, often throwing more balls out of the strike zone in the hope that the batter will swing and miss. The number of this statistic
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its final phase, he became an outstanding pinch-hitter. He used his strike zone judgment to post an on-base percentage over .400 in eight of the ten
Professional baseball in Japan (2,576 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
baseball strike zone and playing field. The Japanese baseball is wound more tightly and is harder than an American baseball. The strike zone is narrower
Kelly Johnson (baseball) (2,298 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
his contact rate on pitches inside the strike zone, as well as swinging at more pitches outside the strike zone. This pattern is associated with a less-aggressive
Yogi Berra (7,364 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Berra was excellent at hitting pitches outside of the strike zone, covering all areas of the strike zone (as well as beyond) with great extension. In addition
Knickerbocker Rules (1,965 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
idea behind the infield fly rule. Note the lack of reference to the strike zone, called strikes, or the concept of a "ball" or a "base on balls." Those
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which he and Babe Ruth were both ejected after disagreement over the strike zone after Ruth walked the first batter. Ernie Shore and Sam Agnew replaced
Hit and run (baseball) (1,290 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
using a pitchout, having the pitcher throw the ball far outside the strike zone so the catcher can easily catch it and attempt to pick off the runner
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and 98 runs scored. He swung at a lower percentage of pitches in the strike zone than any other major leaguer, at 58.2%. He won the NL Rookie of the Year
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Vizquel motioned to bunt. When the pitch came, it passed through the strike zone, with Vizquel apparently missing the ball. The ball got away from Orioles
Colorado National Guard (3,978 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
company from the National Guard and four artillery pieces arrived in the strike zone by train on 9 October 1913 to supplement a growing local militia.: 117 
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decision made by umpires which is often subject to scrutiny is the ‘strike zone’ decision. Whenever a batter does not swing, the umpire must decide if
Phil Cuzzi (969 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Series between the Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals, Cuzzi's wide strike zone was criticized by some Cubs players and media for contributing to their
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throw strikes on 0-2 pitches, rather than wasting a pitch outside of the strike zone. "He gave up some 0-2 hits, but got more 0-2 outs, and saved his arm
Base on balls (1,642 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
abide by some uniform rule changes, including, for the first time, a strike zone which defined balls and strikes by rule rather than the umpire's discretion
Balk (1,830 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
appearance Platoon system Pull hitter Sacrifice fly Single Strikeout Strike zone Sweet spot Switch hitter Triple Walk Pitching Balk Beanball Breaking
John Brennan (CIA officer) (7,083 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
explained by a counting method that treats all military-aged males in a strike zone as combatants unless there is explicit information to prove them innocent
Rookie of the Year (film) (1,831 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Angeles Dodgers. He frustrates the pitcher with his small stature and tiny strike zone, to the point that he walks Henry on four straight high pitches. He further
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A pitcher with a good fastball is said to have zip on the ball. The strike zone. A pitcher is said to be "in the zone" not only by throwing strikes but
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ball into the left-field bleachers off a 3-1 fastball at the top of the strike zone expanded the Braves' lead to 5–0. (Acuña almost walked in the at-bat
Doug Harvey (umpire) (1,549 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
News. p. 8. Gammons, Peter (April 6, 1987). "What Ever Happened to the Strike Zone?". Sports Illustrated. Vol. 66, no. 14. p. 40. "The 100 Best in Sports"
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teaching umpiring, he stated, "Don't be afraid to call strikes. A big strike zone gets the hitters swinging, making for more outs and a quicker game."
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Barksdale. Marsh was known for a comparatively small yet highly consistent strike zone, meaning he was among the most popular umpires for pitchers as well as
Yasuaki Taiho (274 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
League Baseball officiating standard. Taiho disagreed with DiMuro's strike zone and was ejected. Taiho pushed DiMuro in protest, and his teammates streamed
Steve Trout (833 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the National League, with the Yankees he proved unable to locate the strike zone. He walked 37 batters and threw nine wild pitches in 46 innings and lasted
Handedness (8,505 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
his glove moving out of the strike zone. A left-handed catcher would be able to catch the pitch moving into the strike zone and create a better target
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ERAs of any relievers, and had the highest percentage of pitches in the strike zone of any Dodger reliever. He was 7–2 with a 3.49 ERA in 29 games (three
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year, when Brooklyn Dodgers catcher Herman Franks objected to Barlick's strike zone. Barlick was selected as an umpire for the 1942 All-Star Game at the
Comparison of Major League Baseball and Nippon Professional Baseball (1,127 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
manipulate and spin. The Nippon league uses a smaller strike zone, and playing field. The strike zone is narrower "inside" than away from the batter. Five
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fastball, and became more willing to pitch in the upper region of the strike zone. Strange, Mike (June 14, 2017). "CAK's Spencer Strider picked by Indians
For Love of the Game (film) (1,868 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
after he throws his first two pitches of the inning well out of the strike zone, Tigers manager Frank Perry makes the call to warm up two relief pitchers
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game, losing the pennant. In 1963 Major League Baseball expanded the strike zone. Compared to the previous season, National League walks fell 13 percent
Glossary of baseball (D) (3,757 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
on the outside of the strike zone, he is said to be "diving over the plate" or "diving for the pitch". To protect the strike zone, a pitcher may respond
Godzilla (MonsterVerse) (1,568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Godzilla vs. Kong – The Official Movie Novelization (2021) Godzilla: Strike Zone (Android, iOS – 2014) Godzilla: Crisis Defense (Browser – 2014) Godzilla:
Phil Hughes (7,987 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
32 starts) and command of the strike zone (out of 3,046 pitches thrown, 2,224 of them (73.0%) landed in the strike zone, the best rate among all major
Mike Trout (10,283 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
struggled early in the season because he was chasing pitches out of the strike zone and pressing too much on himself. On May 21, 2013, Trout became the youngest
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all major league pitchers, with only 39.1% of his pitches being in the strike zone. For the 2017 season, Nolasco was chosen to be the Angels' Opening Day
Temperature's Rising (70 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Loverboy 04 "Queen of the Broken Hearts" (Dean/Reno) 3:50 Keep It Up 05 "Strike Zone" (Dean/Fairbairn/Reno/Smith) 6:04 Keep It Up 06 "This Could Be the Night"
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950 career average. A disciplined hitter with great knowledge of the strike zone, she posted a career 1.26 BB/K, having the ability to consistently hit
1969 Major League Baseball season (2,283 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
measures during the Baseball Winter Meetings held in December 1968. The strike zone was reduced to the area over home plate between the armpits and the top
Mark Mulder (1,407 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
to begin the game, Mulder threw eight consecutive pitches out of the strike zone, and left the game with a shoulder injury while attempting a pickoff
Baseball (ball) (2,786 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
appearance Platoon system Pull hitter Sacrifice fly Single Strikeout Strike zone Sweet spot Switch hitter Triple Walk Pitching Balk Beanball Breaking
Tony González (baseball) (562 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
1960s were a time of reduced offensive output — due in part to a larger strike zone and 4-man (rather than 5-man) rotations — his performance against righties
Ángel Hernández (umpire) (2,487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Retrieved October 9, 2018. Mark T. Williams (April 8, 2019). "MLB Umpires Strike Zone Accuracy". www.bu.edu. Hunter Atkins (March 15, 2019). "Astros Manager
List of Atlanta Braves no-hitters (1,144 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties of the umpire making calls at home plate includes defining the strike zone, which "is defined as that area over homeplate (sic) the upper limit
Almost Paradise (725 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Footloose: Original Soundtrack of the Paramount Motion Picture B-side "Strike Zone" (by Loverboy) Released May 1984 Recorded 1983 Genre Soft rock Length
Kyle Kendrick (4,033 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
that Kendrick threw predominantly a sinker, and almost always in the strike zone, thus fostering predictability for hitters. As such, he spent the majority
Little League Baseball (6,946 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
maliciously initiate contact with a fielder. The upper limit of the strike zone extends to the batter's armpits. In tee-ball, Minor League, and Little
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Klem. As a home plate umpire, Wendelstedt was known for keeping a wide strike zone. When a batter struck out swinging, he flailed his right arm straight
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for base hits. In addition, she possessed a near perfect eye for the strike zone and seldom struck out, as evidenced by her .305 career on-base percentage
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striking out 94. In 2018, he had the third-lowest swing rate for his in-strike-zone sliders of any pitcher in baseball (43.9%), behind only Aroldis Chapman
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Colorado National Guard was mobilized on 28 October and arrived in the strike zone by train before the end of the month. The Major Hamrock was in charge
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the 30th-best prospect in the Mets system and the player with the best strike zone discipline in the Mets organization following the season. He was also
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Colt-Browning machine gun Colorado National Guard soldiers entering the strike zone. Soldiers of the Colorado National Guard deployed in Ludlow. Photo from
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called a strike. Pitch f/x indicates the pitch was located within the strike zone. On April 30, 2017, Layne was the crew chief when the Arizona Diamondbacks
Knife or Death (841 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
chutes. Each cut must expose the melon's red flesh in order to count. Strike Zone: Cut a rope to release a curtain, then cut all the targets behind it
Sunday Night Baseball (3,173 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
a computer-generated on-screen graphic that accurately outlines the strike zone and pitch location. A Skycam is also used; it is usually mounted 20 feet
Miles Mikolas (1,888 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of all major league pitchers, with 48.0% of his pitches being in the strike zone. On defense, he was second among NL pitchers in range factor per 9 innings
1886 in baseball (2,880 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
batter calling for pitch location being abolished and establishing a strike zone between the knees and shoulders of the batter. The pitcher can now only
Carlos Martínez (pitcher, born 1991) (5,073 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
strike zone, according to Baseball Prospect Nation. Nonetheless, this could develop into a plus skill. He naturally operates high in the strike zone,
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Oakland A's. Blue was a power pitcher who worked fast and pounded the strike zone. He threw an occasional curveball to keep hitters off balance and an
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players–including Crawford in his larger role–who could "control the strike zone" and post high on-base percentages (OBP). In his first 20 games, Crawford
Hot Girls in Love (88 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Strike Zone" (1983) "Hot Girls in Love" (1983) "Queen of the Broken Hearts" (1983)
Chad Billingsley (1,728 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
used his curveball in many two-strike counts once he established the strike zone with fastballs. In January 2018, Billingsley was named head baseball
Brandon Wood (1,383 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Wood improves his plate discipline and gains a better command of the strike zone, he will add a key power component to the lineup." Wood began the season
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earlier. Former pitcher Gene Garber says umpires are calling a smaller strike zone, making it more difficult for pitchers to throw strikes. Television networks
Robbie Ray (3,469 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
hip mid-pitch and lifting his arm slot, Ray was able to isolate the strike zone, and increase his confidence as a pitcher. Leading the Carolina League
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(9). He also swung at the highest percentage of pitches outside the strike zone of all American League batters (47.6%), and had the lowest Hard Contact
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all major league pitchers, with only 37.7% of his pitches being in the strike zone. On April 6, 2017, Shields won his first game of the season, pitching
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bats. Going into the draft, Bregman was lauded for his sense of the strike zone, bat speed, and ability to make frequent contact and strike out infrequently
QuesTec (754 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
level and record the stance of the batter so the top and bottom of the strike zone can be set. Computer software then generates CDs that umpires and MLB
St. Louis Browns (5,300 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
he was wearing a Browns child's uniform with the number 1⁄8. With no strike zone to speak of, Gaedel walked on four straight pitches, as he was ordered
Roberto Petagine (908 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the young Petagine was indeed most noteworthy for his control of the strike zone, and more specifically for the exceptional rate at which he drew walks
Tom Glavine (3,150 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
switching speeds, and locating pitches off the outside corner of the strike zone. His most common approach was to begin by locating his circle changeup
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of pitches (59.9%) and the highest percentage of pitches inside the strike zone (85%). Heading into the 2020 season, MLB Network ranked McNeil the fifth-best
Eugenio Suárez (1,240 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
contact with the lowest percentage of pitches he swung at outside the strike zone (44.2%) of all NL batters. In October 2019, Suárez was awarded the Luis
Bob O'Farrell (1,672 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
skillful at framing pitches by moving his catcher's mitt towards the strike zone after having caught a pitch, in an effort to influence the umpire to
Joe Medwick (2,103 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
106 runs batted in (RBIs). Though Medwick swung at any pitch near the strike zone, he was difficult to strike out. He became known as one of baseball's
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switch tracks In baseball jargon: The sweet spot of a baseball player's strike zone where the most power and strength can be utilized An English language
Ozzie Albies (2,146 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and 128 strikeouts. He swung at a higher percentage of pitches in the strike zone than any other major leaguer, at 83.4%. On defense, he led all second
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one) and be able to throw strikes on the low and outside corner of the strike zone. After the 2005 season Leo Mazzone took the Baltimore Orioles pitching
Mo Vaughn (2,067 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
stance was such that his front elbow often appeared to be hovering in the strike zone, which intimidated pitchers into throwing outside pitches. Though Vaughn's
Jackie Bradley Jr. (2,579 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
made contact with the lowest percentage of pitches he swung at in the strike zone (76.4%) of all major league batters. On defense he led all American League
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mostly on the strength of his on-base ability. Bergman was noted for his strike zone judgment, and accumulated more base on balls than strikeouts over the
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Press. 2004-12-24. Retrieved 2007-10-03. "Which umpire has the largest strike zone?". Retrieved 22 June 2012. "Ed Hickox". www.retrosheet.org. Retrieved
Carl Mays (2,363 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
plate, Mays let loose with a high fastball that he claimed was in the strike zone but that Chapman apparently never saw. The impact of the ball striking
Tom Henke (1,894 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
in Texas, Henke was labeled as a pitcher who had trouble finding the strike zone (finishing with 20 walks in 28+1⁄3 innings with the Rangers in 1984)
Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (3,352 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
system introduced for 2019 remains in use, but has been tweaked. The strike zone, which had been a three-dimensional space above home plate in 2019, changed
Shunsuke Watanabe (912 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
not have precise control, but is consistent in the lower part of the strike zone. Watanabe is not known to strike out batters, (only 101 strikeouts in
Altra Running (1,702 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
2016, the Altra IQ is intended to collect data on stride, pace, foot strike zone (heel vs. midfoot vs. forefoot), ground contact time, left foot vs. right
1999 Major League Umpires Association mass resignation (2,036 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
control of the commissioner. In addition, MLB wanted changes in the strike zone that umpires called during games. The commissioner's office ordered that
Matt Kent (785 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
though his fastball is clocked consistently at 84–88 mph, he attacks the strike zone efficiently to produce swing and miss offerings. His fastball is followed
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Gregg gave Florida Marlins pitcher Liván Hernández an unusually wide strike zone. Hernández set a record 15 strike outs against the Atlanta Braves throughout
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be attributed to his durability and his tendency to pitch inside the strike zone. Roberts threw 4,688+2⁄3 innings during his 19-year career, 21st on the
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batting left-handed, he was able to gain numerous walks with a small strike zone, leading the league twice and compiling a .386 career on-base percentage
1999 Major League Umpires Association mass resignation (2,036 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
control of the commissioner. In addition, MLB wanted changes in the strike zone that umpires called during games. The commissioner's office ordered that
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Gregg gave Florida Marlins pitcher Liván Hernández an unusually wide strike zone. Hernández set a record 15 strike outs against the Atlanta Braves throughout
Josh Donaldson (4,413 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
made contact with the lowest percentage of pitches he swung at in the strike zone (76.6%) of all NL batters. On defense in 2019, he had a 15 Defensive
Clayton Kershaw (12,858 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Sean Casey that started behind Casey but at the end looped into the strike zone and struck him out looking. Kershaw was 0–3 and had a 2.28 ERA with 47
Tony Gwynn (18,110 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
expand his hitting zone and frequently hit bad balls that were out of the strike zone. He rarely struck out and generally did not draw many walks. His philosophy
Comparison of baseball and cricket (23,533 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
fielders catching a batted ball, batters not hitting a ball thrown at the strike zone/wicket, or getting a batter/runner out as they are running between safe
2006 Little League World Series (734 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
coach that "[the umpire] ain't giving me shit" in reference to a tight strike zone, but the other, more important incident took place late in a preliminary-round
Major League Baseball (14,095 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
in December 1968 the MLB Playing Rules Committee voted to reduce the strike zone from knees to shoulders to top of knees to armpits and lower the pitcher's
The Bad News Bears (2,020 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
plays right-field. He does not speak English. He is so short that the strike zone is practically non-existent. David Pollock as Rudi Stein, a nervous relief
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TV5 Geeks and Gamers Guide (2020–present) One Sports, GG Network The Strike Zone (2007–present) Magic Weekend (2008–present) The Rundown (2015–present)
MLB Extra Innings (1,964 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This included a "Game Mix" with eight games on the same channel, and a "Strike Zone Channel" with live cut-ins to the night's games. It was commercial free
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error, and a wild pitch. Chance later said that umpire Ed Runge's wide strike zone had a lot to do with him keeping the Indians off the basepaths. The Twins
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bases to advance around before going to home plate. In addition, the strike zone is represented by a physical object behind the batter. Little League
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the major difference between the two players is Hermida's eye for the strike zone, Hermida is one of the rare few in the minor leagues who was encouraged
William S. Stevens (909 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Revenue Code: An Even Further Aside, Strict Constructionism and the Strike Zone, in re Brett: The Sticky Problem of Statutory Construction, and The Contribution
Drone strikes in Pakistan (13,698 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
disputed estimation method that "counts all military-age males in a strike zone as combatants ... unless there is explicit intelligence posthumously
Kyle Schwarber (3,432 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Milwaukee Brewers, pertaining to the validity of umpire Ángel Hernández's strike zone. Schwarber is the son of Greg, a retired police chief, and Donna Schwarber
Kerry Wood (3,068 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Woods hosted a celebrity bowling tournament called Kerry Wood's Strike Zone, which also featured a silent auction that raised over $2 million. On
Luke Voit (2,122 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
contact with the lowest percentage of pitches he swung at outside the strike zone (44.2%) of all major leaguers. After the season, Voit underwent bilateral
Dexter Fowler (2,215 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
RBIs and 84 runs scored. He swung at only 19.4% of pitches outside the strike zone (the lowest percentage in the majors). On October 25, 2016, Dexter Fowler
Khris Davis (1,721 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and 73 RBIs. He swung at the highest percentage of pitches inside the strike zone of all American League batters (82.2%). In 2020, Davis continued with
Gerrit Cole (4,889 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
number of two-seam fastballs he threw, threw more into the top of the strike zone, and increased the spin rate of his fastball. Cole finished the 2019
Dizzy Dean (3,393 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
strip, as Lucy commented on a batter who swung at a pitch outside the strike zone: "He shouldn't hadn't ought-a swang!" While doing a game on CBS, Dean
Hitting for the cycle (4,553 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
appearance Platoon system Pull hitter Sacrifice fly Single Strikeout Strike zone Sweet spot Switch hitter Triple Walk Pitching Balk Beanball Breaking
Knuckleball (4,232 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
attempt to hit a knuckleball only if it crosses the plate high in the strike zone due to lack of break.) Since it typically only travels 60 to 70 miles
Randy Johnson (6,376 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
on the ball of his foot, and almost immediately, he began finding the strike zone more consistently. In a September 27, 1992, game against the Texas Rangers
Designated hitter (6,449 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
from 15 to 10 inches (38 to 25 cm) and lower the upper limit of the strike zone from the top of a batter's shoulders to his armpits. In addition, in
Glossary of baseball (0–9) (1,334 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
first for a lefty. Four consecutive pitches deliberately wide of the strike zone. Preacher Roe summarized this strategy to Stan Musial as "I throw him
La Veta, Colorado (1,240 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Adjutant General's Office (1914). The Military Occupation of the Coal Strike Zone of Colorado by the National Guard, 1913-1914. (Report). "US Gazetteer
Yasmani Grandal (2,796 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of pitches (38.4%), and the lowest percentage of pitches inside the strike zone (59.5%), of all National League batters. On November 1, 2019, Grandal
Manny Sanguillén (1,422 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
free-swinging hitter by forcing him to swing at pitches outside the strike zone when he had two strikes on him. Sanguillen often irritated opposing pitchers
Major League Baseball on TBS (7,373 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
viewers with a live fake strike zone graphic". Inside So Cal. Fagan, Ray (October 10, 2015). "MLB playoffs 2015: TBS's strike zone graphic makes umps' calls
Don Mattingly (5,335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2012). "JAWS and the 2013 Hall of Fame ballot: Don Mattingly | The Strike Zone". Sports Illustrated. Retrieved October 23, 2013. "Don Mattingly Career
The Slide (Atlanta Braves) (3,645 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Drabek a different target to hit for strikes as Marsh had a consistent strike zone that was much tighter than McSherry's. This was also the first public
Zack Greinke (6,779 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
follow-through, and late movement that reaches the lower third of the strike zone, he is in an excellent position for fielding soft, short hits coming
Barbados (12,246 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Caribbean region puts the country just outside the principal hurricane strike zone. On average, a major hurricane strikes about once every 26 years. The
2014 American League Championship Series (2,249 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
top of the ninth, Orioles' reliever Zach Britton struggled to find the strike zone, walking the first three batters; at one point, Britton missed with 12
Joe Lara (697 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Silence Victor 1999 Operation Delta Force 4: Deep Fault McKinney 2000 Strike Zone Dunk Stevens Direct-to-video 2000 Very Mean Men Detective Miller 2000
Dave Stryker (766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Beat magazine Critics' Poll First Strike (Someday of Mugen Music, 1988) Strike Zone (SteepleChase, 1990) Guitar on Top (Ken Music, 1991) Passage (SteepleChase
Aguilar, Colorado (1,073 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Adjutant General's Office (1914). The Military Occupation of the Coal Strike Zone of Colorado by the National Guard, 1913-1914 (Report). "30 BESIEGED IN
Baseball clothing and equipment (778 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
appearance Platoon system Pull hitter Sacrifice fly Single Strikeout Strike zone Sweet spot Switch hitter Triple Walk Pitching Balk Beanball Breaking
Tony Peña (2,904 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
did this in order to help his pitchers keep their pitches low in the strike zone. In 1979 while playing for the Buffalo Bisons, Peña hit for a .313 batting
Dry fly fishing (1,713 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
leader carefully positioned(mended) as to control the drift thru the strike zone and present the fly to intended target first without making fish previously
Bob Cain (426 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
understand what was going on." In his crouch, Gaedel reportedly had a strike zone of 11⁄2 inches. Detroit catcher, Bob Swift, advised Cain to "keep it
Eddie Gaedel (2,232 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Gaedel to assume a tight crouch at the plate; he had measured Gaedel's strike zone in that stance and claimed it was just one and a half inches (3.8 cm)
Kern Resolution (78 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
resolution would "seek to determine if a system of peonage existed in the strike zone, if immigration or postal laws were being violated, if strikers were
Baseball Canada (1,778 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
from wall and picks a "square" on the wall which will the designated strike zone and attempts to pitch ball in the square. The farther back they throw
Daria Kasatkina (8,036 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
emphasizes that her key is avoid hitting the ball in her opponent's strike zone. Kasatkina's style has been praised by others including women's tennis
Donald Fehr (922 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 A1. Boswell, Thomas (April 27, 1995). "Fans Allow Yankees Leeway on Strike Zone". The Washington Post. p. B1. "Fehr leaving post after quarter-century"
Baseball telecasts technology (4,395 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stroboscopic comet tail showing the path of a pitch to the catcher's glove. Strike Zone, which shows pitch sequences with strikes in yellow and balls in white
Daria Kasatkina (8,036 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
emphasizes that her key is avoid hitting the ball in her opponent's strike zone. Kasatkina's style has been praised by others including women's tennis
1966 World Series (3,348 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
batters should avoid swinging at Koufax's rising fastball above the strike zone. Frank Robinson also added suggestions based on his experiences in the
Donald Fehr (922 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 A1. Boswell, Thomas (April 27, 1995). "Fans Allow Yankees Leeway on Strike Zone". The Washington Post. p. B1. "Fehr leaving post after quarter-century"
2021 National League Division Series (2,660 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
ruled that Wilmer Flores had offered on a two-strike pitch outside the strike zone. With their 110th win of the season (regular season and postseason),
Juan Soto (4,559 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
hitter in baseball by swinging at an MLB-low 15.1% of pitches outside the strike zone, leading the next closest player, Dodgers infielder Max Muncy, by 4.0
Ken Phelps (1,589 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
as James pointed out, he could do. Thanks to outstanding power and strike zone judgment, his career OPS is a strong .854. Phelps hit 123 home runs in
MonsterVerse (5,050 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
May 7, 2014 Legendary Legendary Tie-in web game to Godzilla Godzilla: Strike Zone May 15, 2014 Warner Bros. Entertainment Warner Bros. International Enterprises
Bob Engel (390 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
always want to know who's umpiring, because no two umpires have the same strike zone." He was the president of the Major League Umpires Association, the union
George R. R. Martin (10,783 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"GoT author having 'Big Blue nightmare' over OBJ trade". NFL.com. "Ser Strike Zone: Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin throws out the first pitch
Baseball in Japan (2,180 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
elements are slightly different: The Nippon league uses a smaller baseball, strike zone, and playing field. Five Nippon league teams have fields whose small
Jean Segura (2,559 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
made contact with the highest percentage of pitches he swung at in the strike zone (94.3%) of all NL batters. He had 7.9 strikeouts-per-at-bat, second-best
Scott Rolen (3,412 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
performance, as it was less painful for him to hit a pitch well inside the strike zone than outside of it. After hitting .290 with ten home runs and 39 RBI
Luke Easter (baseball) (1,782 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
type of pitches to hit were ones "out over the plate and down" in the strike zone. In The New Bill James Historical Baseball Abstract, baseball writer
Kyle Gibson (3,757 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
confuse his opponents by getting them to chase balls outside of the strike zone. His sinker is his primary pitch, with an average velocity of 92.8 mph
Dave Roberts (outfielder) (4,279 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
last year of his contract. Roberts had above-average knowledge of the strike zone and used it to his advantage. He had little power, but was a spray hitter
List of Godzilla games (235 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Legendary Pictures. Published by Legendary Pictures. Official Site Godzilla: Strike Zone Original release date(s): NA: 2014 EU: 2014 JP: 2014 Release years by
Sling TV (4,895 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Extra" add-on pack. On March 29, 2019, Sling TV added MLB Network and MLB Strike Zone to its "Sports Extra" package. On July 26, 2019, Sling TV and Dish Network
Francisco Liriano (3,971 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
all major league pitchers, with only 35.8% of his pitches being in the strike zone. Liriano was named Opening Day starter for the Pirates for the third
Disposition Matrix (3,900 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
civilian casualties, which in effect counts all military-age males in a strike zone as combatants, giving partial explanation to the official claims of extraordinarily
Aroldis Chapman (5,155 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
2018, at 100.9 mph. In 2018, he had the lowest swing rate for his in-strike-zone sliders of any pitcher in baseball (42.5%). In 2019, he was 3–2 with
Mariano Rivera (19,202 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
retire hitters. By enticing them to swing and miss at pitches high in the strike zone, he accumulated strikeouts at a high rate. Rivera altered his pitching
Luis Valbuena (1,067 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Valbuena was hitting fastballs well in the lower, outer portions of the strike zone, which had been a weakness for him in previous years. On January 19,
Fumiya Hojo (1,506 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
23 RBIs, 2 homeruns and batting average of 0.259. His feel for the strike zone improved from the previous year as he led the league with 52 walks. He
Kevin Slowey (1,908 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
slider. He was known for his exceptional control and command of the strike zone and was often compared to former Minnesota Twins pitcher Brad Radke,
Paul Lo Duca (1,574 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
lend him my ’57 Chevy so he can drive it around so then he opens up the strike zone for me."[citation needed] In the complaint West denied this and said
Glossary of baseball (K) (795 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
directly at the batter (knees buckling out of fear) and then drops into the strike zone. Knock in: To score an RBI. "Kenny Lofton knocked in the go-ahead run
Earl Weaver (4,469 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
required to swing at any pitch thrown no matter how far outside the strike zone it may be or how unhittable the pitch is.[citation needed] Weaver strongly
Greg Maddux (6,260 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
throwing strikes with his fastball down and away, and then expand the strike zone with his changeup—sometimes obtaining borderline strike calls from umpires
Sandy Amorós (982 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
came to the plate. Berra, notorious for swinging at pitches outside the strike zone, hit an opposite-field shot toward the left field corner that looked
David Price (baseball) (6,042 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
did a hell of a job of throwing first-pitch strikes and pounding the strike zone and jamming hitters. I was watching that. He did it like a big leaguer
Corey Dickerson (2,174 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and 62 RBIs in 588 at bats. He swung at 45.6% of pitches outside the strike zone (the highest percentage in the majors). On defense, his two double plays
Alex Cobb (2,793 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
his career-best "chase rate" (the percentage of pitches outside the strike zone that he induces batter to swing at). On November 30, 2021, the San Francisco
The Kid Who Batted 1.000 (565 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
any major-league pitcher in the strike zone – but always foul. Eventually he receives four pitches out of the strike zone and draws a walk, every time at
Lenny Dykstra (5,523 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
umpires. He used the information, he said, to leverage a more favorable strike zone during games. He said it was not a coincidence that he led the Majors
Protested game (1,349 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
appearance Platoon system Pull hitter Sacrifice fly Single Strikeout Strike zone Sweet spot Switch hitter Triple Walk Pitching Balk Beanball Breaking
Game score (2,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Matt Harvey loses perfect game but accomplishes even rarer feat | The Strike Zone – SI.com. Mlb.si.com. Retrieved on 2014-01-29. Did you know? Kershaw's
Danny Duffy (3,423 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of all major league pitchers, with 49.8% of his pitches being in the strike zone. On January 16, 2017, Duffy signed a five-year contract extension with
Brian Horwitz (2,140 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Championship Series. Baseball America dubbed him the player with the best strike-zone discipline in the Giants' organization. In 2006, he spent nearly half
KBO League (4,126 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved 2020-05-04. Hayes, Dade (2020-05-04). "ESPN Goes Outside Its Usual Strike Zone, Setting South Korean Baseball Rights Deal". Deadline. Retrieved 2020-05-04
Analytics (ice hockey) (1,602 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
handle of Brian King, the first to propose it, for forums and Counter-Strike. Zone starts is the ratio of how many face-offs a player is on for in the offensive
Lance Lynn (4,089 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
career innings. Baffling the Colorado Rockies on the corners of the strike zone on June 23, Lynn pitched another eight shutout innings in an 8–0 victory
Matt Carpenter (baseball) (7,966 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
In August, Baseball America rated Carpenter as having the third-best strike zone judgment in the NL. Carpenter reached 20 home runs for the first time
Eliot Asinof (715 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Co, 1976, ISBN 0-688-02964-7 1995 Bouton, Jim; Asinof, Eliot (1995), Strike Zone, Signet Books, ISBN 978-0451183347 1988 Eight Men Out (with John Sayles)
Pete Rose (9,014 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of Rose's predicament by throwing him an off-speed pitch out of the strike zone, which Rose swung at and missed. Rose was livid after the game. He blasted
Ray King (baseball) (832 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
fastball and sharp breaking slider, King pitched to the bottom of the strike zone and allowed few home runs. He was also adept at holding runners, and
Hyun-jin Ryu (3,516 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
also drawn attention for his ability to locate his pitches within the strike zone. He posted a BB/9 (walks per nine innings rate) of 2.0 in his MLB career
Ken Giles (2,945 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
pitch, namely a slider, and working on locating his fastball within the strike zone. With the worst bullpen in the major leagues, the Phillies faced mounting
Glossary of English-language idioms derived from baseball (8,893 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
portion of the strike zone, usually involving throwing a pitch at or near a hitter who may be covering that portion of the strike zone. Its baseball usage
List of Major League Baseball perfect games (10,392 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
to call for the ball high, low, or "middle" (belt-high). There was no strike zone; whether a pitch was "good" or "unfair" was left to the umpire's sole
Roy Halladay (9,638 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
(153 km/h), but it had little movement, and his pitches were up in the strike zone, which was ultimately the reason why his 2000 season was so unsuccessful
Glassworm (1,094 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
prefer copepods. However, they tend to select whatever prey enters its strike zone as it is not known for chasing prey. Prey selection also varies between
Joe West (umpire) (4,106 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
lend him my ’57 Chevy so he can drive it around so then he opens up the strike zone for me." In the complaint, West denied this and said he suffered unspecified
Adam Jones (baseball) (4,036 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
runs while driving in 83 runs. He swung at 44.8% of pitches outside the strike zone (the highest percentage in the majors), and swung at 60.6% of all pitches
OU812 (1,790 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
" Still, he stated that "the curve balls [...] don't always hit the strike zone. "Finish What Ya Started" is an unexpected turn into wheat-field-rock
Víctor Martínez (baseball) (3,542 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
and September with the big league club. Exhibiting knowledge of the strike zone and an ability to make contact, he reduced his strikeout totals and produced
Roy Oswalt (3,975 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
he was behind in the count. He liked to work his fastball high in the strike zone: "It's often the best pitch for me to throw to a guy who is sitting on
The Action Network (662 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
lend him my ’57 Chevy so he can drive it around so then he opens up the strike zone for me." In the complaint West denies this and says he has suffered unspecified
Freddy García (2,682 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
80–84 mph Sinker — 86–90 mph García has also adjusted his approach to the strike zone, being especially careful not to leave pitches in the middle of the plate:
José Iglesias (baseball) (2,135 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
contact with the highest percentage of pitches he swung at outside the strike zone (82.6%) of all National Leaguers. On January 7, 2020, Iglesias signed
Derek Jeter (16,602 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
September 14, 2009 An aggressive hitter, Jeter swung at most pitches in the strike zone and many near it. Though right-handed hitters often pull the ball into
Max Allan Collins (2,951 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2012) – Includes "Dying in the Post-War World", "Kisses of Death", and "Strike Zone" Target Lancer (November 2012) Ask Not (2013) Better Dead (2016) Do No
Bob Boyd (baseball) (564 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
693 games. Thanks to his discipline at the plate and knowledge of the strike zone, he registered an outstanding 1.465 walk-to-strikeout ratio (167-to-114)
Glossary of baseball (I) (1,803 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
high fastball, usually at or near the batter's eye level. Above the strike zone, so a ball, and hard to hit, but also hard to lay off. The umpire calls
Simon Birch (1,649 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
got to play, and when he did it was only to get a walk from his small strike zone. Joe's mother, Rebecca Wentworth, got pregnant in high school. The only
Brad Lidge (3,996 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
missed at Lidge's strikes almost 42% of the time; for balls out of the strike zone, batters missed more than 70% of the time. Baseball writer Joe Posnanski
1994–95 Major League Baseball strike (5,055 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 A1. Boswell, Thomas (April 27, 1995). "Fans Allow Yankees Leeway on Strike Zone". The Washington Post. p. B1. Sullivan, Paul (April 27, 1995). "This
Che-Hsuan Lin (1,137 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
according to Baseball America. In 2010, Lin was selected as having the best strike-zone discipline, and the best defensive outfielder in Red Sox Top 10 Propspect
Brian Olsen (325 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fighting out of New London, Connecticut Enfield, Connecticut Team Team Link Strike Zone Years active 2004–2008 Mixed martial arts record Total 10 Wins 9 By knockout
The Baseball Bunch (2,986 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
fundamental to the children (e.g., learning to pitch within a hitters' strike zone) as well as the children's sometimes humorous attempts to imitate the
Cheating in baseball (3,551 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Veeck because of his height of 3 feet 7 inches (1.09 m), which made his strike zone exceptionally small. Gaedel walked (as expected) and was replaced by
1985 World Series (3,942 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Andújar twice charged home plate umpire Denkinger to disagree with his strike zone. First, Denkinger called an Andújar pitch a ball. Herzog, who had been
Chris Carpenter (11,431 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
(Duncan) talks about throwing the ball down in the strike zone and getting ahead and attacking the strike zone. All these things have helped me progress and
Spreader bar (angling) (50 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
sportfishermen for catching tuna. Jim Hendricks (8 December 2020). "Side-Tracker Systems Put Spreader Bars in the Strike Zone". Sport Fishing. v t e
Ted Williams (12,956 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
theory of swinging only at pitches that came into ideal areas of his strike zone, a strategy Williams credited with his success as a hitter. Pitchers
Cody Bellinger (7,601 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Bellinger's first home run of the season that had been thrown outside the strike zone. Dave Roberts told reporters after the game that "it's just hard to imagine
Sonia Sotomayor (19,445 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
May 27, 2009. McKinley, James C. (April 1, 1995). "Woman in the News; Strike-Zone Arbitrator — Sonia Sotomayor". The New York Times. Archived from the
Minnie Miñoso (5,295 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
except 1955. After struggling to adjust to his new league's pitchers and strike zone, he missed two months of the 1962 season due to suffering a fractured
Curt Schilling (8,879 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
was a split-finger fastball, which he generally located beneath the strike zone (resulting in many swinging strikeouts). He also possessed an above-average
Sonia Satra (193 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hyacinth Fiona 1999 Soldier of Fortune, Inc. Sally ("Critical List") 2000 Strike Zone Rebecca Lamport video Intrepid Sabrina Masters 2001 My Friend's Love
January 1963 (6,497 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
organized baseball voted unanimously (9-0) to increase the size of the strike zone beginning with the 1963 season. The new rule specified that a pitched
Pablo Sandoval (6,069 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
first full season in 2009. He swung at 47.8% of pitches outside the strike zone (the highest percentage in the majors). In January 2016, Sandoval switched
Sidney Johnston Catts (3,303 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
end up participating. Catts along with Sheriff Logan would tour the strike zone. After doing the tour he would make an announcement saying he was in
Pedro Martínez (9,075 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
a circle changeup, and an occasional slider. With his command of the strike zone, he remained an effective strikeout pitcher despite the drop in velocity
Wilbur Wood (8,989 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
somewhere before it gets there." His ability to keep the pitch in the strike zone set him apart from other knuckleball pitchers. "I’m nervous every time
Ron Santo (4,998 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
statistics were relatively lower than in many other eras (due to an enlarged strike zone and raised pitcher's mounds, among other things), has been cited as a
David Pauley (1,252 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
such his success relies on his ability to keep the ball down in the strike zone, and when contact is made, to get ground-ball outs. Pauley also has the
Baseball strike (117 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
batter swings at and misses a pitch, does not swing at a pitch in the strike zone or hits a foul ball that is not caught. Baseball strike may also refer
1992 National League Championship Series (4,723 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Drabek a different target to hit for strikes as Marsh had a consistent strike zone that was much tighter than McSherry's. This was also the first public
1951 in baseball (6,049 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the shortest player in baseball history. Due to his extremely small strike zone, Gaedel walked on four consecutive pitches and was immediately pulled
Shea Hillenbrand (1,561 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
another third baseman, and many believed that Hillenbrand's lack of strike zone judgment would not be compatible with the on-base percentage priorities
Patrick Corbin (4,693 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
all major league pitchers, with only 34.4% of his pitches being in the strike zone. He became a free agent after the season. On December 7, 2018, the Washington
List of anti-war songs (915 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Standing in the Dark" Platinum Blonde 1980 "Stop the World" The Clash 1983 "Strike Zone" Loverboy 1963 "The Sun Is Burning" Ian Campbell Folk Group 1988 "Surfin'
2014 Philadelphia Phillies season (21,380 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
first game 6–5, with Burnett settling in after disagreements over the strike zone with home-plate umpire Will Little early in the game; Marlins manager
List of sports television channels (2,559 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
FuboTV (Fubo Cycling, Fubo Sports Network) GOL TV MAVTV MLB Network MLB Strike Zone NBA TV NFL Network NFL RedZone NHL Network Outdoor Channel Pac-12 Network
10 and Under Tennis (916 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
balls don't bounce as high. This keeps them within a younger players strike zone creating more chances to make contact with the ball. The unique coloring
Jim Northrup (baseball) (2,280 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
for Detroit during the 1960s, Northrup was a power hitter who had good strike-zone judgment and a short, quick stroke. In the field, he had a decent arm
Gene Bearden (2,495 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
players to avoid swinging at it, as his knuckleball rarely landed in the strike zone. In his first matchup against the Yankees in 1949, he allowed 16 hits
Éric Gagné (4,058 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
owns the highest percentage of swinging strikes on pitches inside the strike zone. Gagné exhibited an emotional presence on the mound: "I like to show
Jim Northrup (baseball) (2,280 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
for Detroit during the 1960s, Northrup was a power hitter who had good strike-zone judgment and a short, quick stroke. In the field, he had a decent arm
Patriotic Neutralists (1,077 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Patriotic Neutralists established their headquarters within a known no-strike zone so that it could not be bombed by air strikes. The rules of engagement
Jimmy Rollins (8,044 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
striking out frequently and chasing many high pitches that were out of the strike zone. Ultimately, Rollins finished the season among the NL leaders in defensive
Fred Brocklander (737 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
was home plate umpire, he would not merely call a pitch outside the strike zone a ball, but also made it a point to announce the pitch's location, such
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in 1945. His glowing assessment of Robinson's ability to "protect the strike zone" was key to Rickey's decision to target Robinson as the first African-American
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for their home games at Candlestick Park. On April 16, 2004, PVI aired Strike Zone, High Home Cam, and Ball Tracer on Fox's prime time broadcast of a New
Operation Atlanta (4,841 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
against the VC positions. Minutes later, Troop B swung north through the strike zone, Troop C turned south, and Company D's tanks swept into the grass north
Loverboy discography (252 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Top" — — 23 — — — "Lucky Ones" — — 36 — — — "Jump" — 101 — — — — 1983 "Strike Zone" — — 23 — — — Keep It Up "Hot Girls in Love" 9 11 2 — — — "Queen of the
Major League Baseball 2K11 (1,420 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
similarly been improved and tweaked. The umpires will now have a more random strike zone, while pitch ratings affect ability to locate pitches. The game will
1915 Detroit Tigers season (2,789 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
play in a Tigers uniform. His small stature, and correspondingly small strike zone, assisted him in both collecting walks and avoiding strikeouts. In nine
List of Xbox games compatible with Xbox 360 (2,409 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Live matches; controller sometimes fails to viberate outside of the strike zone, logos on player uniforms sometimes flicker and occasional choppy animations
Tamarine Tanasugarn (2,530 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
just to stay down on the shots, and I felt good when I got one up in my strike zone". Kim Clijsters has once described Tanasugarn as a "tricky player". Tanasugarn's
George Sisler (7,651 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Duke Snider to teach the young Dodgers hitter to accurately judge the strike zone. Other hitters Sisler instructed and helped improve included Carl Furillo
Cup of coffee (2,575 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
promotional stunt ended when pitcher Bob Cain, throwing at the smallest strike zone of all time, walked Gaedel on four pitches. Major League Baseball voided
He Is My Master (2,770 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
become an idol, will she take the opportunity? 08 "An Unbelievably Short Strike Zone" Transcription: "hateshinaku hikui sutoraiku zoon" (Japanese: 果てしなく低いストライクゾーン)
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225 pounds (102 kg). He uses his height to push the ball down into the strike zone and turns his body sideways as he throws to home plate. His pitches include
2015 American League Division Series (4,411 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
his start, only running into trouble late. Perez lost control of the strike zone in the fourth inning after intentionally walking Edwin Encarnación, and
Steve Slagle (875 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2016) With Dave Stryker First Strike (Someday of Mugen Music, 1990) Strike Zone (SteepleChase, 1991) Passage (SteepleChase, 1993) Full Moon (SteepleChase
History of the St. Louis Cardinals (1875–1919) (6,020 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
was instead counted as a ball) and foul balls and pitches taken in the strike zone were not initially regarded as strikes. Both fair ball and foul ball
Alex Reyes (3,068 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
difficult for batters to hit solidly. It is most effective high in the strike zone. The curveball has been called a "wipeout" pitch with a vertical falling
Evan Gattis (3,565 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2013). "Watch: Evan Gattis hits longest home run of 2013 season | The Strike Zone". SI.com. Sports Illustrated. Archived from the original on September
List of United States pay television channels (283 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
HD channels MLB Network 2009 - - - - Has an Reverse mirror feed MLB Strike Zone 2012 - - - - MLS Direct Kick Major League Soccer 2005 - - - - 19 Multiplex
Jennifer Sciole (136 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
III Margaret Basilisk Films Supporting 2006 Ella At Five Ella Frazier Strike Zone Productions Lead Poseidon Passenger #5 Warner Bros Featured Superman
Flash Focus: Vision Training in Minutes a Day (1,101 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
instance, in baseball, players tap the screen when the baseball enters the strike zone. Reviewers found the Sports Training games to be more visually impressive
Human Target (1,326 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vertigo Human Target (2003) #5 "Take Me Out To The Ballgame, Part Two: The Strike Zone" 2004 March Vertigo Human Target (2003) #6 "For I Have Sinned" 2004 April
Mike Tyson in popular culture (2,684 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Pittsburgh Pirates and Milwaukee Brewers, throwing a fastball into the strike zone, then pretending to bite off the ear of backup catcher Tony Sanchez,
Ken Griffey Jr.'s Slugfest (1,027 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
press the button that is next to the pitch you would like to throw. The strike zone will be shown by a white rectangular box and any pitch that is located
Manny Ramirez (10,461 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
to what he believed was excessive complaining by Youkilis about the strike zone, as well as the first baseman's penchant for sometimes throwing his helmet
1st & Ten (graphics system) (2,277 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Sportvision in the federal court action, alleging that Sportvision's virtual strike zone and virtual signage products infringed a PVI patent. In 2002, the companies
1990 in baseball (7,025 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
umpire from 1950 to 1973 who initiated that league's trend toward a low strike zone, and spearheaded the formation of the first umpires' union. May 31 –
J. Paul Raines (448 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
preparing extra supplies and generators to run the stores in the storm’s strike zone. He joined GameStop as COO in 2008, became CEO in June 2010, and stepped
Jack Sock (5,720 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
nullifies any chances of the ball dropping short into his opponent's strike zone, making his forehand a dangerous offensive and defensive weapon for him
Mark Walker (North Carolina politician) (3,413 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
the knuckleball pitcher in Congress who has redefined conservatives' strike zone". The News & Observer. Retrieved June 8, 2018. Specht, Paul A. (April
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miles to the east. On the train, the novice players brush up on the strike zone and force out rule. Finally, both teams face off for their only game
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have an area of effect that will damage anyone within a radius of the strike zone. Often the effect is stronger on the target than on anything else hit
Joc Pederson (8,485 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
organization All Star. Baseball America rated him the player with the best strike zone discipline in the Dodgers system. Following the season, the Dodgers assigned
2006 in baseball (8,974 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1989 World Series and four NLCS, noted for weight problems and a wide strike zone. June 10 – Moe Drabowsky, 70, Polish-American relief pitcher for several
Jason Kipnis (4,533 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Kipnis is "quite strong and has plenty of bat speed. His feel for the strike zone is impressive, and he has no problem generating power. He seems to handle
1992 World Series (8,374 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
swing. The call infuriated Cox, who was already frustrated with West’s strike zone behind the plate, and he responded by picking up a batting helmet and
Dale Brown (2,671 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dreamland (2001) Nerve Center (2002) Razor's Edge (2002) Piranha (2003) Strike Zone (2004) Armageddon (2004) Satan's Tail (2005) End Game (2006) Retribution
Cole Hamels (9,650 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hamels' 1–8 record says little about Hamels, lots about the Phillies". The Strike Zone – SI.com. Time. Archived from the original on February 22, 2014. Retrieved
Chien-Ming Wang (6,320 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Wang's pitching style is characterized by efficiency, command of the strike zone, few walks, few home runs allowed but also records very few strikeouts
SteepleChase Records (174 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
#2 Stanley Cowell 1990 31275 In Search of Hope Bertha Hope 1990 31276 Strike Zone Dave Stryker 1990 31277 Songbird Michal Urbaniak 1991 31278 Never Forget
George Shuba (1,744 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
rope that was tied to the ceiling. He made knots in the rope where the strike zone would be and swung a bat at the rope 600 times a day. This rigorously
Shinnosuke Ogasawara (3,151 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
debut, Ogasawara threw mostly only his fastball and his change-up in the strike zone however with further experience he started landing his curveball and
Yadier Molina (18,662 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
saw — he has a reputation for swinging at pitches in and out of the strike zone, low and away and even in toward his hands. Because of his free-swinging
Matt Moore (baseball) (5,190 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
large numbers of earned runs as he threw balls at hittable speeds and strike zone locations. His time in the NPB showed an improved performance, and Phillies
2019 Major League Baseball season (12,339 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Rogers, Jesse (August 27, 2019). "How Yu Darvish finally found the strike zone and turned his season around". ESPN.com. Retrieved August 28, 2019. "Darvish
1991 World Series (9,852 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Davis loaded the bases, and Glavine suddenly had difficulty finding the strike zone. He gave up two runs on bases-loaded walks to Brian Harper and Scott
Deb Margolin (537 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hamlet? (1989) Of All the Nerve (1989) You Don't Even Know Where the Strike Zone Is (1990) 970-DEBB (1990) Gestation (1991) Lesbians Who Kill (1992) The
Major League Baseball 2K7 (1,751 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
same-machine multiplayer - as the invisible icon reaches the edges of the strike zone, the rumble will increase. (PlayStation 3 owners are not able to enjoy
MLB Stickball (1,137 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
completion. When batting, a player can only hit a ball that is located in the strike zone. The player may move the playable character back and forth in the batter's
1921 Detroit Tigers season (3,740 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
wear the Tigers' uniform. His small stature, and correspondingly small strike zone, assisted him in both collecting walks and avoiding strikeouts. In nine
Product placement (14,997 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
titles adopted the same system, including cricket comic Supa Tigers and Strike Zone. Product placement has long been prevalent in sports at all levels. While
Lars Anderson (baseball) (1,119 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
in April 2007 with the Greenville Drive. "He really understands the strike zone well, and he recognizes balls and strikes early," said Gabe Kapler, the
Jimmy Bonner (578 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
for his poor performance as a pitcher in Japan, including a smaller strike zone due to the lower average height of Japanese men as well as the smaller
Survivors (Star Trek) (176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1989 Media type Print (Paperback) Pages 253 ISBN 0-671-67438-2 (U.S.) 1-85286-095-2 (U.K.) Preceded by The Children of Hamlin  Followed by Strike Zone 
1926 World Series (8,368 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the middle of the plate. Alexander's next pitch fell outside of the strike zone for ball one. Ruth then fouled the next pitch, making the count one ball
Henry Gruber (1,188 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
383 innings for the Infants in 1890. However, Gruber's control of the strike zone declined markedly in 1890. After walking only 94 batters in 1889, Gruber
Frank Bolick (520 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the game with a walk-off grand slam off closer Rodney Pedraza. A new strike zone was established in Nippon Professional Baseball in 2002, and Bolick was
Target Field (10,467 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
bases. For each strikeout, the corners of the sign flash to portray the strike zone. The strobe lights will flash at the end of the top of an inning if the
Carlos Zambrano (7,352 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and that helped me a lot. When you make your pitches and attack the strike zone, you're going to win games. On June 1, 2007, Michael Barrett and Cubs
Eduardo Núñez (3,884 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
"lackadaisical in the field" and swing at too many pitches outside of the strike zone. Portals: Baseball Biography Dominican Republic New York Yankees award
Major League Baseball on CBS Radio (5,569 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
foul, back and out of play and Wilson hammered at one outside, in the strike zone I think, stays 2-2. Mitchell the tying run at third, a base hit ties
Mario Hollands (1,881 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
directly attacking hitters with better command of his pitches within the strike zone. Maltby, Shawn (February 9, 2007). "Oilers add freshman arms". Peninsula
Baseball The Season II (69 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
were released: Super Baseball Double Play Home Run Derby (1987) and Strike Zone Baseball (1988). Baseball The Season II at the Killer List of Videogames
2017 New York Yankees season (3,269 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
aspirations compared to the 4th-place Tigers, and cited an inconsistent strike zone at the end of the game. Regarding Romine's ejection, he said "Cabrera
Ben Revere (4,783 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2014). "Phillies' Ben Revere sets MLB record with homerless streak". The Strike Zone – SI.com. Time. Archived from the original on April 7, 2014. Retrieved
Tommy John (13,657 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
was rearing back on every pitch and firing with all my strength at the strike zone," he said. "As a result I kept getting behind in the ball-and-strike
Darrell Evans (5,020 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
baseman, appearing in 125 games. He demonstrated his control of the strike zone, drawing 90 walks (fifth in the National League) and compiling a .384
Freddy and the Baseball Team from Mars (1,296 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
plan, telling the two-foot Martians not to swing at anything. With the strike zone reduced to eight inches, the Martians walk every time at bat. They take
Travis Jankowski (5,777 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
three seasons of swinging at 22 percent or more of pitches outside the strike zone, he dropped that number to 13.8 percent. He has also developed a reputation
Annabelle Lee (1,690 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
made me throw a baseball through a tire hung from a tree and then at a strike zone painted on an old mattress", she added. Using underhand fastball pitching
The Bigs 2 (1,056 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
very high hitting stats. His wheelhouse radius covers nearly the entire strike zone, excluding the four corners. The game also include real-time sequences
Greg Bird (baseball) (2,103 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Retrieved November 16, 2013. "Yankees farmhand Greg Bird has command of the strike zone". Newsday. August 17, 2013. Retrieved November 16, 2013. "Yankees name
Jeff Bagwell (12,940 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
when you’re trying to hit for power." The low crouch also shrunk his strike zone, allowing him to walk more often. Standing 6 feet tall (72 inches (180 cm))
Ned Garver (5,892 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Garver was most effective when he could keep the ball lower in the strike zone, and at the edges of the plate. He hoped that hitters would make early
Ryan Braun (16,620 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
all fields. He was able to drive the ball regardless of where in the strike zone it was pitched. Brewers hitting coach Jim Skaalen observed: "He's got
Evan Meek (1,774 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
batters have shown more willingness to chase the pitch, even out of the strike zone to due his ability throw his other pitches for strikes. However, after
Yank Robinson (2,435 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the 1887 World Series. Prior to 1880, nine balls (pitches outside the strike zone) were required for a batsman to draw a walk, and the major league record
Operation Attleboro (7,446 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
throughout the night, Colonel Marks' men could hear PAVN movement within the strike zone, then came the B-52s, and all was quiet. When patrols reached the target
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Korean). STARNEWS. Retrieved 2 November 2015. "LG ツインズ紹介 →2015年春季キャンプ日程 →ファンレポーター 投稿記事". Strike Zone (in Japanese). Retrieved 2 November 2015. v t e
2014 Toronto Blue Jays season (701 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
retires as a Blue Jay after injuries cut short Hall of Fame career". The Strike Zone - Major League Baseball. Retrieved January 26, 2014. "Blue Jays announce
Steve Dalkowski (2,947 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Dalkowski's fastball was practically unhittable no matter where it was in the strike zone, and if Dalkowski missed his target, he might end up throwing it on the
Scott Kingery (4,270 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
during the season, when Kingery swung at 9.1 percent more pitches in the strike zone and 5.8 percent fewer pitches outside of it. Although he played in 21
Larry Walker (14,447 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
he could hit fastballs well, he continued to have difficulties with strike zone judgment and the more sophisticated pitches, finishing with a .223 batting
Richard Bleier (3,639 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Jacob DeGrom), and induced a swing percentage of pitches outside the strike zone of 42.1% (second-highest in the NL, again behind DeGrom). On July 20
Odúbel Herrera (5,357 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
measured approach. As a result, Herrera swung at fewer pitches outside the strike zone and began to draw more walks, including a seven-game walk streak in April
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Pirates. Dodgers players admitted to arguing with Campos concerning the strike zone earlier. After a called strike from Pirates pitcher A. J. Burnett was
2007–08 Writers Guild of America strike (15,261 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
2008-01-18. Retrieved 2008-01-08. McNary, Dave (2007-07-31). "Hollywood in strike zone". Variety. Retrieved 2010-07-20.[permanent dead link] McNary, Dave (2006-12-19)
Chad Orvella (1,069 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
level. He was a hard throwing righty who repeatedly could pound the strike zone. All but one team wanted him to pitch at the next level. Orvella was
2015 St. Louis Cardinals season (17,073 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
at or near the top of various categories included Carpenter for "best strike zone judgment" (third), Yadier Molina for both "best hit and run artist" (tied
Kyuji Fujikawa (3,346 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of two to three balls even when they clearly end up caught out of the strike zone is a testament to how much the pitch appears to "jump" at them in front
2010 San Francisco Giants season (5,263 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
a called third strike on a cutter that just caught the bottom of the strike zone to send the Giants on to the World Series. The 2010 World Series pitted
Cliff Lee (14,116 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
particular was difficult to hit, landing on the low inside corner of the strike zone. After his 2007 demotion to the minor leagues, Lee told Joe Jordan, then
History of the Baltimore Orioles (8,284 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and little slippers turned up at the end like elf's shoes. With no strike zone to speak of, Gaedel walked on four straight pitches. The stunt infuriated
Greg Garcia (baseball) (1,667 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Phillies. Baseball America Toolbox Award for Pacific Coast League "Best strike zone judgment" (2015) Midwest League All-Star (2011) MiLB.com Organizational
Jimmy Yacabonis (1,409 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
for the first time on June 11, 2017. As he had difficulty finding the strike zone in his first three June 2017 appearances with the Orioles, he was sent
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pitchers in 2018. In 2018, he had the second-lowest swing rate for his in-strike-zone sliders of any pitcher in baseball (43.1%), behind only Aroldis Chapman
Brad Hand (8,508 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
his last three appearances. Limited by his difficulties in finding the strike zone, Hand was 5–5 with a 3.59 ERA in 41 appearances for the Nationals, and
Official scorer (5,217 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
error. If a pitch is thrown so high, wide, or low in relation to the strike zone that a catcher is not able to catch or control the ball with ordinary
Major League Baseball on CBS (20,554 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
above the plate that was intended on providing excellent shots of the strike zone. Before Game 6 of the NLCS, CBS had discussions with National League
Darin Hendrickson (1,451 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
4, 2014. Laurila, David (July 3, 2013). "Q&A: Josh Outman on the MLB Strike Zone". Fangraphs.com. Archived from the original on July 4, 2014. Retrieved
Trevor Rosenthal (4,598 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
However, Rosenthal also throws a straighter fastball higher in the strike zone with a regular velocity of 98 miles per hour (158 km/h) to change the
Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on television in the United States (26,445 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
April 21, 2020. Hayes, Dade (May 4, 2020). "ESPN Goes Outside Its Usual Strike Zone, Setting South Korean Baseball Rights Deal". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved
Elizabeth McCord (character) (1,625 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
campaign conspired with Iran to win the election. The second episode, "The Strike Zone", features former campaign manager turned Senior Counselor to the President
Sam Fuld (10,382 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
strikeouts (38). He was touted by Baseball America as having the best strike zone judgment in the organization. "He's a very intelligent player", added
Marc Copland (1,932 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gary Peacock Trio 2015 Now This 2017 Tangents With Dave Stryker 1994 Strike Zone 2000 Shades of Miles With Stan Sulzmann 1992 Never at All 2004 The Jigsaw
Gary Faulkner Jr. (786 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Germantown High School. He learned to bowl at Winchester Bowl and the Strike Zone Bowling Lanes in Memphis, where he earned the nickname “300”. His father
Jordany Valdespin (1,190 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Valdespin completes Mets' comeback with walk-off grand slam". The Strike Zone - SI.com. Time. Archived from the original on 28 June 2013. Retrieved
Ian Kinsler (15,689 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Kinsler is not a whiff king. He works the count well, controlling the strike zone without trouble and not swinging at pitches outside the plate area. His
Jason Marquis (9,477 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
pitchers, got plenty of movement on the pitch, and threw it down in the strike zone as he tried to induce hitters to hit ground balls. He also relied heavily
History of baseball (6,084 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
dominant again. After the 1968 season, in an effort to restore balance, the strike zone was reduced and the height of the pitcher's mound was lowered from 15
Jedd Gyorko (4,980 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Gattis with 16 home runs. He continued to swing at pitches outside of the strike zone and not draw enough walks. Gyorko finished the season as the team leader
Randy Hendricks (1,035 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
advising a number of retired players. Hendricks is the author of Inside the Strike Zone, published in 1994 and nominated for the Casey Award for best baseball
Simulation Pro Yakyuu (317 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
player's surnames. Players can choose to pitch either inside or outside the strike zone by moving the ball across a series of two boxes. The red box is the batter's
Johnny Marcum (3,581 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
fastball hitter, so I deliberately throw him two fastballs out of the strike zone, to get behind in the count. Now he will look for the next pitch to be
Washington Nationals minor league players (10,856 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and ability to make contact at the plate without swinging out of the strike zone. Mark Scialabba, the Nationals' player development director, named De
Joe DiMaggio's 56-game hitting streak (4,580 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
next plate appearance. The fourth pitch by Babich was well outside the strike zone, but DiMaggio made a lunging swing and guided the ball between Babich's
Cornelius N. Nooy (2,967 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Hancock shadowed a group of aircraft they expected to escort to the strike zone, only to discover at the last second that they were following on the
History of baseball in the United States (16,936 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1969 to benefit the batters. The pitcher's mound was lowered, and the strike zone was reduced. In 1973 the American League, which had been suffering from
Adán Amezcua (624 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
his ability to call a game and frame pitches to influence an umpire's strike zone. Besides, he has showed off a strong arm with fast release and accuracy
Alex Hassan (1,079 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
league system. Hassan was rated by Baseball America as having the best strike zone judgment in the Red Sox organization entering the 2012 season. He returned
The Vanilla Ice Project (957 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
70 7 "Temple of Renovation" May 28, 2016 (2016-05-28) 607 N/A 71 8 "Strike Zone" June 4, 2016 (2016-06-04) 608 N/A 72 9 "A VIP Main Attraction" June 11
Glossary of baseball (T) (3,768 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
hitless. See collar. To hit a high pitch, perhaps one that's out of the strike zone, so that the batter may appear to be swinging downwards as if his bat
Paul Janish (2,670 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
among all Double-A players in walks (50). Following the season, his strike zone discipline was rated by Baseball America as the best in the organization
Randy Tomlin (2,740 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
New York. Tomlin was not a power pitcher, relying on full use of the strike zone to get batters out. In a 2008 interview with The Washington Times, he
Quality of Pitch (934 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
late vertical break Increased horizontal break Closeness to corners of strike zone Increased velocity Since QOP is measured by breaking a pitch down into
Orel Hershiser's scoreless innings streak (8,726 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Strawberry posted an RBI double on a pitch he described as up in the strike zone. Strawberry had fouled off four fastballs before getting what Lasorda
RealSports Baseball (2,002 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
able to strike any ball or only being able to hit balls from within the strike zone. The Atari 5200 version featured the voice of an electronic announcer
List of Star Trek novels (6,805 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1988 0-671-67319-X 4 Survivors Jean Lorrah January 1989 0-671-67438-2 5 Strike Zone Peter David March 1989 0-671-67940-6 6 Power Hungry Howard Weinstein
2013 in baseball (19,408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
system for Japanese players favors players, MLB teams". SI.com. The Strike Zone. Archived from the original on 2014-01-26. Retrieved January 23, 2014
2021 Boston Red Sox season (9,009 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Alex Cora Gets The Boot For Sharing His Thoughts On Lance Barrett's Strike Zone". WBZ-TV. CBS. June 3, 2021. Retrieved June 5, 2021. "Mondesi 464-foot
Steve Sexton Mile Stakes (801 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bob Baffert Michael E. Pegram 1 mile 1:36.81 $300,000 III 2005 High Strike Zone 5 Ricky J. Faul Amos Laborde Donald W. Erickson 1 mile 1:35.34 $300,000
Steven Matz (12,994 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
minimal effort and that he positions it well on the outer half of the strike zone for right-handed hitters. Regarding the curveball, Moore wrote: "It's
Lee Guetterman (4,688 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
son to pitch, building him a box mounted on wooden legs to represent a strike zone and providing him with a bucket of baseballs to practice throwing at
Stan Lopata (4,378 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
according to New York Giants star pitcher Sal Maglie. This made his strike zone "awfully small," in Maglie's words. On June 3, 1969, the 1950 National
Waldis Joaquín (2,193 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
hour (158 km/h) and travels quickly to the upper inside corner of the strike zone for right-handed batters. Left-handed batters can see it more easily
Natural point of aim (522 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
similar area on the target. This is the natural point of aim. If the strike zone is not in the middle of the target, adjustments are made to the shooter's
2010 Seattle Mariners season (4,258 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
power, and best athlete, outfielder Ezequiel Carrera was named both best strike-zone discipline, and fastest base runner, Pineda was named as having the best
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Leibrandt (in back-to-back World Series), Jim Leyritz, Eric Gregg's wide strike zone, Brooks Conrad's errors, blowing an 8 1/2 game Wild Card lead in September
Ace of Diamond (season 2) (196 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
weren't enough, Teito has an unrivaled first year pitcher who can see the strike zone three dimensionally. Coach Kataoka comes up with a strategy that could
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Goldpanners 9 Peninsula Oilers 1 June 21, 2005 Alaska Goldpanners 3 Omaha Strike Zone 1 June 21, 2006 Alaska Goldpanners 2 Beatrice Bruins 1 June 21, 2007
2017 St. Louis Cardinals season (21,068 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
environment where he could play consistently and work on things like his strike zone management. Mozeliak added that Grichuk will have a different voice to
Shawn Sedlacek (2,269 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
career. Boddicker advised him to throw pitches high and inside of the strike zone, as well as low and away. He also advised Sedlacek to try to fool the