By Phillip Mahony

Baseball is a truly advanced game. each part of the sport from tagging as much as stealing bases to intentional walks is going again to the duel among pitcher and batter. This booklet, like no different paintings to be had or any unmarried site, explains baseball from scratch, whereas additionally teaching the reader as to its vital position in American background and tradition. half One, "Preliminaries," explains these facets of the sport that has to be understood prior to coming near near the sport itself, that's the topic of half , "The Game." half 3, "Statistics," discusses how numbers impression the choices and techniques that propel each one video game ahead. half 4, "Major League Baseball Overview," places the game in context by means of introducing the reader to significant League baseball in a special approach: via jogging her or him via one calendar yr within the majors, from the corridor of reputation balloting in January throughout the iciness conferences in December.

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