a pitch, similar to the forkball but thrown with the same arm speed as a fastball, that drops suddenly as it nears the batter.
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How to use split-fingered fastball in a sentence
Entering this season, one of the few pitch types Freeman hit unevenly, from a runs-created standpoint, was the split-fingered fastball.Freddie Freeman Took The Leap. Now The Braves Are One Game Away From Doing The Same. | Travis Sawchik | October 16, 2020 | FiveThirtyEight