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Little Ballparks was a directory for baseball parks of the minor leagues hosted by Paul Crumrish.

The site has changed and the main focus is now on articles related to baseball and softball. I hope that you will find all the information you are looking for here.

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How Long Does A Composite Bat Last? (Solved!)

How Long Does A Composite Bat Last? (Solved!)

There are so many types of baseball bats to choose from, all made of varying materials. Finding a great bat that will last for a very long time can be a challenge. A lot of bats tend not to be very durable, and will break easily. It is for this reason that it's always important to do your research when buying ...

Can you Hit a Baseball or Softball Further?

Can you Hit a Baseball or Softball Further?

Baseball and softball are often considered close relatives in the world of sports. They do share a lot of similarities and softball was initially developed as an indoor version of baseball. However, there are enough differences that show that baseball and softball, without a doubt, are two different sports. ...

7 Best Portable Outdoor Speakers For Baseball Field In 2022

7 Best Portable Outdoor Speakers For Baseball Field In 2022

If you are planning a sports event on a baseball field, the chances are that you're going to need a good sound system. And for that, you need a good outdoor speaker that has good sound quality, can be transported easily and doesn't punch a hole in your wallet! If you are looking for something similar, the ...

Baseball Cap vs Trucker Hat – What Is The Difference?

Baseball Cap vs Trucker Hat – What Is The Difference?

Different styles of hats have been around for a long time, each with its unique purpose and look. In recent years, two styles of hats, in particular, have become increasingly popular among both men and women: the baseball cap and the trucker hat. But what exactly is the difference between these two types of ...

Baseball vs Tennis Ball (Size, Weight, Color, Materials)

Baseball vs Tennis Ball (Size, Weight, Color, Materials)

Not counting softball, you can hardly find a sport that is more similar to baseball than tennis. Although the two sports have very different rules and a different way of counting points, players in baseball and tennis share a lot of comparable motions and techniques. Both sports involve a ball and one player ...

What Does SP, RP, and CP Mean in Baseball? (Solved!)

What Does SP, RP, and CP Mean in Baseball? (Solved!)

While watching a baseball game, you'll often see different acronyms and abbreviations referring to various positions or plays on the field. Some of those are rather self-explanatory and easy to understand. However, some others are less clear which can sometimes be a bit confusing. For example, when it's the ...

8 Reasons Why Do Baseball Players Chew Gum

8 Reasons Why Do Baseball Players Chew Gum

Nowadays, it is not an uncommon thing to see baseball players chewing gum and even spitting it out during a game. This can be spotted both in film and in real life. But have you actually ever wondered why do baseball players chew gum? In the past, many players would have chewed smokeless tobacco during a ...

Is There Overtime In Baseball? (Baseball Overtime Rules)

Is There Overtime In Baseball? (Baseball Overtime Rules)

Most of the major US sports don't have a tie as one of the possible outcomes. Other than soccer, NFL is the only league where the ties can happen, but even there, they're extremely rare. Obviously, the US fans, particularly at the pro level, want to know the winner after the game has ended. Still, when two ...

Do MLB Players Buy Their Own Bats? (Solved)

Do MLB Players Buy Their Own Bats? (Solved)

If you are a huge major league baseball fan you probably have some questions about your favorite players. In particular, you might be wondering how your favorite baseball players get their bats. This can seem like a simple question, but there is actually a lot going on behind the scenes. Especially when it ...

Why are Baseball Bats so Expensive? (Answered!)

Why are Baseball Bats so Expensive? (Answered!)

The key element of winning baseball is a solid performance by your hitters. Without good hitting, your team will likely be lost no matter how good other elements of the game are. And, to be able to provide optimal performance, hitters need to have a good and trustworthy bat that will allow them to take their ...

Fungo Bat vs Regular Bat – What’s The Difference?

Fungo Bat vs Regular Bat – What’s The Difference?

Becoming a good baseball player takes a ton of effort and countless hours of practice. And while we all know how hard it is to master pitching and hitting, learning to play infield and outfield is just as grueling. It can be very tiresome for both coaches and the players. Fortunately, some pieces of equipment ...

8 Best Baseball Cleats For Wide Feet In 2022

8 Best Baseball Cleats For Wide Feet In 2022

Getting good baseball shoes is essential, and choosing the best pair is tricky in general. However, players who have wider feet usually feel that their options are even narrower. Since selecting one or two out of thousands of options can be a daunting task, I have listed 8 of my favorite baseball cleats for wide ...

6 Differences Between Baseball And ...
6 Differences Between Baseball And Softball
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