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The 9 Baseball Fielding Positions: Position-by-Position Analysis

In baseball, there are nine fielding positions which can be broken down into three groups the infield, the outfield, and a battery. Collectively, it is the job of every player in the field to defend and prevent the opposition from stealing bases and scoring runs. Although it is the role of the team to defend …

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How Are Baseball Bats Made? Wood Vs Aluminum Vs Composite

There’s no better feeling than getting a fresh bat and I’m sure that everyone out there remembers the day that they got their very first baseball bat. There’s something incredibly exciting about a new bat that’s incredibly hard to explain – you know what it is, I know what it is, every baseball fanatic out …

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Baseball Batting Stances: The 3 *Core* Adaptable Batting Stances

The mechanics of hitting are more complex than they may seem at first. There are a variety of different movements and techniques coming together to make the perfect swing. One of the most important fundamentals to focus on within hitting practice – is a hitters batting stance.  Now, every single player has a unique body …

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Baseball Batting Averages: Calculate & Compare Your Batting Average…

If you’ve ever seen the film or read the book Moneyball, you’ll know just how important statistics are in baseball. – and more specifically, baseball batting averages.  Good knowledge of key stats (or ‘sabermetrics’ as they’re referred to in the industry) will allow you to gain a deeper all-around understanding of baseball. The ‘Sabermetric Approach’ …

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Investing in Baseball Cards 101: How To Collect Baseball Cards

An Alternative Investment Strategy? Do you remember trading cards as a kid? Back then it was an exciting hobby and a decent deck of ‘swaps’ and ‘rares’ in your back pocket was a currency of its own in the schoolyard. Growing up, collecting and trading cards weren’t to be taken all too seriously, it was …

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