Batting Rules

This guide is designed to provide a clear, structured overview of baseball batting rules, making it accessible for newcomers and a refreshing recap for long-time fans. Dive in to understand the principles that dictate when, how, and where a player can hit the ball, and step up to the plate with newfound knowledge!

Drawing a Line in Baseball

Dropped Third Strike Rule

Understanding the Strike Zone in Baseball

What is a Checked Swing

What is a DH in Baseball?

What Is a Fair Ball in Baseball

What Is a Ground Rule Double in Baseball?

What is a Pinch-Hitter in Baseball?

What Is Batting Out of Turn in Baseball?

What Is the Infield Fly Rule in Baseball?

Which Team Bats First in Baseball?