The ability to throw curve balls
is learned in high levels of baseball, when the pitchers are physically mature enough to avoid damaging their arms.
Even if North Korea continues to throw curve balls
, the important thing is to gauge its true intentions.
But Renwick throws viewers curve balls
that utterly hang over the plate -- the plot twists are not very twisty; you should be able to predict the outcome of virtually every story line.
Bacevich, the author of this issue's cover story has been throwing curve balls
for quite some time.
But the job gives him plenty of practice in handling the curve balls
life throws his way.
Still, the wealth and status of black celebrities doesn't insulate them (or their families) from the curve balls
that life sometimes throws.
Life can seem like a cosmic game of dodge ball, with the universe whipping curve balls
at us all day long.
Ditto fastballs that sink and curve balls
He throws me some curve balls
now and then about the team but I don't think it's right to get him worked up.
At that time, Battersby realized that while his son was able to smash 95 mph fastballs in the cage, that practice really didn't help him hit any curve balls
during a game.
They are among the great transportation all-stars because they swung at the good pitches and they were able to hit the curve balls
thrown at them.
They're all curve balls
in the otherwise normal lives of the Beacon Street Girls, five plucky twelve-year-olds who live in the same Boston suburb.