Best Baseball Bats: The Best Bats For 2022

As a Baseball player, the most important piece of equipment you will ever own is, of course, your baseball bat. To become the best hitter you can be and reach your potential, you’re naturally going to want one of the best baseball bats available. Here we have a selection of the very best available for … Read more

1980 Phillies Roster

Philadelphia Phillies

The Philadelphia Phillies were one of the most dominant teams in baseball during the early 1980s. Led by superstars like Mike Schmidt, Pete Rose, and Garry Maddox, the Phillies captured two NL East Division titles, two National League Pennants, and one World Series championship. The team’s success was due in part to its deep lineup … Read more

What Does ALCS Stand for in Baseball?

ALCS in baseball

ALCS in baseball stands for American League Championship Series. The ALCS is a best-of-seven playoff series played by the winners of the American League Division Series. The AL champion then advances to the World Series to face the winner of the NLCS. Wondering what else you should know about this important event in baseball? Keep … Read more

Phillies World Series Appearances

Philadelphia Phillies

The Philadelphia Phillies are one of the most historic franchises in all of baseball. Between their World Series wins in 1980 and 2008, the Phillies have cemented themselves as one of the league’s most respected teams. But what is it about this team that has led to so much success? And can they make it … Read more

Padres World Series Appearances

san diego padres

The San Diego Padres may not be the most successful baseball team out there, but they’ve had their moments. Most notably, two World Series appearances. The first in 1984 and then again in 1998. While they didn’t manage to take home the championship either time, it’s still an impressive feat for a team that often … Read more

Aaron Judge vs. Roger Maris

Aaron Judge vs Roger Maris

What would happen if Aaron Judge faced off against Roger Maris in a homerun derby? While we’ll never know, we can see how these two sluggers stack up against each other statistically. Let’s take a closer look! Best Single Season Stats Roger Maris Single Season Stats Aaron Judge* 161 Games Played 157 590 At bats … Read more

Can You Tie in Baseball?

baseball tie game

There are a lot of sports where games can end in a tie. Football has ties. Soccer matches often end in ties. But can baseball games end in a tie? The answer is yes, but it is complicated. There are several factors that can lead to a tie, but it is a rare event in … Read more

How to Read a Baseball Scoreboard

Baseball Scoreboard

Do you know how to read a baseball scoreboard? Most fans know the basics, but there is more to it than just reading the score. In this post, we will teach you how to read a baseball scoreboard and what all of the abbreviations and terms mean. So, if you’re looking to brush up on … Read more

What is a Checked Swing

checked swing

Have you ever watched a batter start a swing and then try to hold the bat back? You have then watched a batter try to check their swing. As a batter, you have fractions of a second to make a decision about when you swing your bat, how you swing your bat, and where you … Read more

Passed Ball vs Wild Pitch

baseball wild pitch passed ball

Part of the charm of baseball is the human element. Hitters miss pitches, runners get picked off and throws sometimes miss the mark. Runners advance and score because of passed balls and wild pitches. So what is the difference?  The main difference between a passed ball and a wild pitch is to whom the mistake … Read more