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  • The dimensions of a baseball field vary by the age and skill level of the players. Here's a guide to just how big a baseball field is, and why there are so many ballparks shaped so differently.

    What Are the Dimensions of a Baseball Field?

    What Are the Dimensions of a Baseball Field?

    by baseballbrains0

  • The dog days of summer are among us. However, a little action can be a surefire way to spice up the second half of the MLB season. In this article I will be covering the AL MVP race, it's candidates, and my pick to win the award based on bet-value.

    Odds to Win the 2018 AL MVP Award (And Who I'm Putting My Money On)

    Odds to Win the 2018 AL MVP Award (And Who I'm Putting My Money On)

    by Meraf Geberehiwot0

  • After Martin Luther King was assassinated, Major League Baseball faced a dilemma, postpone Opening Day out of respect or forge ahead regardless of public sentiments. The game would never be the same.

    A Question of Conscience: Opening Day 1968

    A Question of Conscience: Opening Day 1968

    by CJ Kelly0

  • Finding the best select baseball team can be a real challenge for players and parents. There are numerous organizations competing for your talent and your money, and it's difficult to know how to make the right choice. Follow these tips to find the best select baseball organization for you.

    How to Find the Best Select Baseball Team

    How to Find the Best Select Baseball Team

    by baseballbrains0

  • Baseball has declined in popularity and that will have a long lasting effect on the culture at large. Years from now a young child will ask, "Grandpa, what was baseball?"

    Strike Three: Baseball Is Dead

    Strike Three: Baseball Is Dead

    by CJ Kelly27

  • How wide is home plate? Who was the first pitcher to pitch for both leagues in All-Star games? Check out these and other not-so-trivial tidbits of Major League Baseball.

    Old-Time Baseball Trivia

    Old-Time Baseball Trivia

    by Teri Silver0

  • Brooklyn Dodgers’ Carl Furillo is considered one of the greatest outfielders of his day. But false accusations and reporters’ misrepresentations dogged him throughout his career.

    The Emperor of Right Field: Carl Furillo

    The Emperor of Right Field: Carl Furillo

    by CJ Kelly14

  • Only 14 players have ever won baseball's batting Triple Crown, leading the league in batting average, home runs, and runs batted in. All 11 20th century winners are in the Hall of Fame. In 2012, Miguel Cabrera joined the exclusive Triple Crown club.

    History of MLB Batting Triple Crown Winners

    History of MLB Batting Triple Crown Winners

    by Brian Lokker12

  • Hitting is an important part of baseball. Several common problems exist with young hitters' technique. This How They Play Hubpage provides video on how to teach y0ung children to hit a baseball.

    How to Teach Young Children to Hit a Baseball

    How to Teach Young Children to Hit a Baseball

    by Dr Brad Kayden7

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