PLEASE NOTE: This item does not qualify for standard shipping charges or shipping discounts. The cost of shipping and handling for this item is an additional $10.00. The Louisville Slugger Instructor UPM 30 Pitching Machine is great for outdoor fun. Throws a strike every time. Promotes A Level swing. Throws regulation, rubber, safety and plastic baseballs. Throws up to 11" softballs. Pitches at speeds up to 30 MPH.