change-of-pace
change-of-pace change-of-pace n. (Baseball) a baseball pitch thrown with little velocity when the batter is expecting a fastball; -- called also {change-up}.

Syn: change-up, change-of-pace ball, off-speed pitch. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • change-up — change of pace change of pace n. (Baseball) a baseball pitch thrown with little velocity when the batter is expecting a fastball; called also {change up}. Syn: change up, change of pace ball, off speed pitch. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • change-up — n. (Baseball) same as {change of pace}. Syn: change of pace, change of pace ball, off speed pitch. [WordNet 1.5] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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