The submarine pitch is not so much as pitch
as it is an arm angle. All pitches, the fastball, change up, curve, knuckle ball, any of these
pitches can be thrown in a submarine manner and basically what they mean by submarine
pitch or a submarine pitcher is the ball is thrown from a position that is less than 90
degrees from the ground. It is thrown in this position. So all of the pitches for a submarine
pitch or all the pitches for a submarine pitcher are thrown almost in an underhanded manner.
Submarine pitchers can be very effective because the ball comes from a strange direction at
a strange angle and for one or two innings submarine pitchers can be very very effective.
Also because the ball is being thrown severely from the side it creates a larger angle which
makes it more difficult for some batters to hit and that is a submarine pitcher and a