A smaller, thinner version of a traditional baseball bat, the fungo bat has allowed coaches and others to hit the ball with more consistent control, giving their players more reps and helping them develop better skills in the field. But how did they come to be?
Many people who are at least vaguely familiar with baseball understand or have heard the phrase “three strikes, you’re out”. But who established that rule? And why exactly do we use a ‘K’ to score a strikeout in baseball?
Baseball may pale in popularity when compared with the giants of the world like football, basketball, soccer, cricket, and so on, but here are ten reasons why baseball is still a solid choice for kids.
All baseball players, not just pitchers put a tremendous amount of stress on their arms. Overhand throwing is one of the quickest motions in sports and one that causes tremendous strain on a number of joints. Taking care of your arm is vital, even from the youngest age.