Sunday, July 5, 2020

How Can You Break in Your Baseball or Softball Cleats Fast?

Bought some new brand new cleats? They aren't as comfortable as the old ones, are they? What now? If you wear them to a game before they are properly broken into, you’re going to develop painful blisters on your heels or toes that will keep you from playing at all.  So remember to break in your cleats well before a game...

Composite vs Aluminum Bats – What’s the Difference?

Baseball and softball players today have to choose from a plethora of bats. Gone are the days when wood bats were the only option available. Players who want something other than a wood bat need to consider the ‘composite vs aluminum bats’ debate. While composite bats have their benefits, the performance is pretty much...

What Are the Different Types of Pitches in Baseball?

Different types of pitches in baseball
A great starting pitcher can throw anywhere from four to five pitches anywhere in the zone for strikes. One might be his designated strikeout pitch that he goes for early in the count when he’s got the batter in a hole. A great pitcher might only utilize one pitch, like Hall...

How Much Does a Baseball Weigh?

America’s pastime is and has been governed by a plethora of rules both written and unwritten for over a century, but when it comes to the ball that is thrown to start every single game, Major League Baseball has installed a little leeway. A Major League Baseball qualified baseball has to weigh between five...

American League top MVP Candidates

Mookie Betts of the Boston Red Sox took home MVP honors last season and while having a solid season, is far off the pace from a year ago.  With baseballs flying out of the ballpark at record rates, there are several players having seasons worthy of MVP consideration.  Not to overlook pitchers, because they...

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Top 5 Best Wiffle Ball Bats of 2020

We put about 15 wiffle ball bats to the test, and narrowed down to 5 picks for the best wiffle ball bat...