Have glove, will travel

Knuckleballers are a funny sort. They usually have designated catchers. Jason Varitek, a 3-time All-Star catcher for the Red Sox, doesn't catch longtime Boston knuckleballer Tim Wakefield. He struggles to catch the knuckleball, so usually, Boston has the backup catcher behind the plate when Wakefield pitches. It's probably the hardest pitch in baseball to catch. … Continue reading Have glove, will travel