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Hitting the knuckleball is like trying to catch a butterfly with a pair of tweezers

Everything You’ve Got: “Knuckleball!”

Don’t be fooled by the title “Knuckleball!” says Christopher Rosen, who interviewed the makers of the well-done documentary. Although it may seem to suggest a narrow focus, co-directors Anne Sundberg and Ricki Stern “found plot in a pitch, and two men whose careers have been defined by it: former Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Tim […]

Latest Knuckleball Video from the IKA

Our latest knuckleball video takes an extended look at Program Director Chris Nowlin’s slow-motion video shoot. Chris discusses the process of developing your knuckleball, what it takes to reinvent yourself, and the life of a knuckleball pitcher. Pay close attention to the transition of his arm from external to internal rotation, and to his pronation […]

Eddie Gamboa - Knuckleball

Will Gamboa Be the Next Major League Knuckleballer?

Eddie Gamboa of the Baltimore Orioles’ Bowie Baysox AA club has been thrilling baseball fans and baffling hitters all season with displays of masterful knuckleballing. On Sunday, Gamboa was at his best, tossing a no-hitter over seven innings in the first game of a doubleheader against the Harrisburg Senators. The Merced, California native carried a […]