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How to throw sinker

  1. HubPages profile image
    HubPagesposted 8 years ago

    How to throw sinker

  2. Kevin K Hemphill profile image60
    Kevin K Hemphillposted 8 years ago

    Same grip as a "fast ball" except you split your fingers, and snap your wrist on delivery!

  3. spigner22 profile image53
    spigner22posted 8 years ago

    The grip is the same as a 2 seam fastball (your fingers should be on top of the seams with your thumb on the opposite side of the ball).  As you are coming through your motion, you want to turn your wrist to the inside of the ball.  this will create the rotation needed to break the pitch down and in on a right handed batter (for a right handed pitcher).

  4. B4UPLAYBALL profile image71
    B4UPLAYBALLposted 8 years ago

    Sinker Ball Grip With Right to Left Movement  One of the most effective pitches in all of baseball is the sinker ball. Those who master throwing the sinker can be successful using just that one pitch. It is safe enough on the arm to be taught to... read more