The MLB pitcher that was nicknamed the "Rocket" was Roger Clemens.
Mister Roger Clemens is best known for being a baseball pitcher and his nickname 'The Rocket'. He has played for the Boston Red Sox, Toronto Blue Jays and the New York Yankees.
Former MLB pitcher, Roger Clemens, is nicknamed "The Rocket".
If you are referring to baseball, the raised area is known as the pitcher's mound.
Was it Billy Sunday? He was a pro baseball player turned preacher.
The pitcher is the one who throws the baseball to the batter.
Stephen Strasburg is most famously known for being a right handed baseball pitcher. He currently plays for the Washington Nationals in the National Leage of Baseball.
Jason Jennings is known for being American professional baseball pitcher. He pitched in Major League Baseball for the Colorado Rockies, Houston Astros, and the Texas Rangers.
A screwball in baseball is a pitch thrown in the opposite direction of a curveball or slider. A right-handed pitcher who throws a screwball breaks from left to right, vice versa for a left-handed pitcher.
No, in baseball the pitcher does not follow the instructions of the catcher.