overhand pitch

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Noun1.overhand pitch - a baseball pitch in which the hand moves above the shoulder
pitch, delivery - (baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter
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And whenever the elbow is below shoulder level on an overhand pitch, nothing good is going to happen.
In related developments, Chadwick helped to promote the establishment of the overhand pitch as normative and to determine the uniform distance between the pitcher's mound and home plate.