BaseballJason Heyward of the Chicago Cubs hits a ball pitched to him during a recreation in opposition to the Texas Rangers in 2016. Of course, the dream matchup right here is for the Cubs and Sox to play each other in the World Series. As unlikely as which may be, the merciless joke of 2020 is that no matter who wins in the playoffs, the World Series will be in a neutral ballpark in Texas, and fans won’t be there.
In a pressure play, one other infielder catches a ball that has touched the ground, and throws it to the first baseman. The first baseman must then touch the batter or the bottom with the ball earlier than the batter can contact first base. First basemen have to have quick feet, stretch properly, be fast and know tips on how to catch wild throws. First base is likely one of … Read More