Clayton Kershaw is putting a little fear major league baseball with the development of a new pitch we all haven’t really thought of since our days on the sandlot – the slow ball aka the eephus pitch aka the Rowengartner special.
Yesterday, the reigning best pitcher in baseball showed it off versus the Atlanta Braves in a series clinching, 10 strikeout performance.
“I don’t know what that was,” Dodgers color commentator Orel Hershiser
Now let’s take a look into Kershaw’s psyche:
Now from the outside looking in this is what the pitch looked like.
— MLB (@MLB) April 21, 2016
Following the Dodgers 2-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves Kershaw explained what happened on that pitch.
— Dodger Insider (@DodgerInsider) April 21, 2016