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change up

vb
(Automotive Engineering) (intr, adverb) to select a higher gear when driving
n
(Baseball) baseball an unexpectedly slow ball thrown in order to surprise the batter
Translations

w>change up

vi (Brit Aut) → einen höheren Gang einlegen, in einen höheren Gang schalten, höherschalten (inf); to change up into topin den höchsten Gang schalten
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But what could be the biggest challenge for Perasol is to try and change UP's mentality after years of staying in the cellar.
"I felt like I really had good control and being able to change up the speed helped a lot," said Mandarino (1-0).
The concept of pitch design, which has overtaken the sport in recent years, may conjure visions of lab-coat-wearing scientists pulling new breaking balls and change ups out of test tubes.