Bowler Ratings


Bowler ratings are from 1 to 10 in order of Stroker (ST), Tweener (TW), Cranker (CR)

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General Info

Name:Pitch Blue
Reviewed:March 2016
Coverstock Specs
Name:Controll Plus Pearl Urethane
Type:Urethane Pearl
Box Finish:2000 Abralon
Color:Blue Pearl
Core Specs
Int. Diff:0.000

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The Pitch Blue is the second urethane ball added to the current Thunder line for Storm. The Pitch Black and the new Pitch Blue both use the same high RG and low differential Capacitor core design. This core helps these balls control the lane and cover fewer boards going down the lane. The Pitch Blue’s Controll Plus Pearl Urethane cover will give it slightly more length and back end angle than the Pitch Black.

The Pitch Blue was best for our testers on our dry test pattern. Even with its rough 2000 Abralon box finish, the pearl urethane cover did not overreact when it got to the end of the oil pattern. All three testers were outside the 10 board at the arrows, keeping their

Storm Pitch Blue Comparisons

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Additional Storm Pitch Blue Resources

Click here to visit Storm's website to read the manufacturer-supplied information on this ball. Also, see below for the manufacturer-produced promotional video for this ball.

Please remember that our reviews are solely based on our own testing and that you may sometimes find differences between our comments and ratings and the manufacturer's claims. Links to these manufacturer resources are provided here strictly for convenience purposes.

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About The BTM Ball Testing Team

The BTM Ball Testing Team is led by Eric Martinez. Our team of three testers has thrown and reviewed hundreds of bowling balls for Bowling This Month. When not testing balls for BTM, Eric owns and operates University Pro Shop in San Antonio, TX and he is an avid competitive bowler. Click here to learn more about how we test and review bowling balls.