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1,100 yards per minute is about three-fifths as fast as a Knuckleball (baseball)
In other words, it's 0.560 times the speed of a Knuckleball (baseball), and the speed of a Knuckleball (baseball) is 1.80 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 2,000 yards per minute. Eddie Cicotte, who was later implicated in the 1919 Black Sox scandal, is credited with developing the pitch ca. 1906.
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