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272.50 centimeters per second is about one-tenth as fast as a Knuckleball (baseball)
In other words, the speed of a Knuckleball (baseball) is 11 times that amount.
(a.k.a. knuckler, a.k.a. floater, a.k.a. dancer, a.k.a. butterfly ball) (major league average)
The average speed of major league knuckleball pitch is 3,100 centimeters per second. Eddie Cicotte, who was later implicated in the 1919 Black Sox scandal, is credited with developing the pitch ca. 1906.
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