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Oct 23

Pitching With A Downhill Angle: Does It Matter?

By Dan Blewett | Baseball

I hear more and more about downhill angle in the twitter and blogosphere, mostly from people declaring in a snarky manner that “downhill angle doesn’t matter!” Well, I think downhill angle does matter. Is it the end-all, be-all of pitching? Certainly not. But, let’s explore what downhill angle is, and what implications it has in pitching.