Infographic: Why the knuckleball is so hard to hit

Here’s an informative infographic explaining the basic physics of the knuckleball.  I find the the information about the illusion of the pitch’s movement to be especially fascinating.

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4 Comments on “Infographic: Why the knuckleball is so hard to hit”

  1. Steve Myers says:

    please excuse my french, but in quebec we call a knuckleball un bal de papillon….butterfly ball. makes more sense, don’t it?


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