Category: Sports

Choosing A Baseball Glove

Choosing a baseball glove can be a daunting task. The glove must not only fit well, but also be functional for the position it is going to be used for. Before purchasing a glove, the player must know what position they will be playing, as different gloves are suited to different positions. In deciding between

Teaching Beginner Baseball

Teaching baseball to very young players can be difficult because small children can have a real fear of getting hurt by the ball. This is especially the case when it comes to playing in the infield. Coaches and parents need to address this and create a real desire to play the game without fear in

Over the Line Beach Baseball

"Over The Line" is a new sport becoming popular on American beaches. It is similar to baseball and softball. Because of its simplicity and the need for only six players, areas for this game are being set besides on many beaches. Over the Line is played with a bat and ball. The ball is rubber,

A Guide to College Baseball Bats

In the mid 1850s, when baseball was in its infancy, players made their own bats. They experimented with flat bats, round bats, and heavy bats. They absolutely discovered that the barrel shaped bat was the most effective. Today, college baseball bats have taken this technology to a new, powerful level upon the introduction of aluminum

How to Develop a Compact Baseball Swing

All major league hitters have compact swings. They could not get to that level without one. What separates hitters at this level is their degree of bat quickness and bat speed. Bat quickness determines how quick they can get the bat to the ball once they decide to swing. This is one of the ingredients

Baseball and Steroids- The Controversy

There has been a lot of controversy about steroids in baseball. Does it enhance performance and what are the side effects. Are records today the result of steroids. And are athletes harming themselves. First of all, we need to understand what is a steroid. And why do players use it. Anabolic steroids are a synthetic

How To Choose The Perfect Baseball Glove

It seems fairly simple right? If you want a baseball glove just go to the store and buy one. That makes sense if you are only a casual player or doing it for fun. However, the majority of players who want a new baseball glove usually needs a specific type and I want to help

Baseball Tradition

Baseball holds a special place in the hearts of many Americans. Regardless of the international appeal of the sport, the United States sees it as a favorite pastime. From street games of stickball or afternoon playing catch in the backyard to professional Minor Leagues and Major League Baseball, people of all ages love this sport.