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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 my main focus is now on articles related to baseball. I hope that you will find all the information you are looking for here.

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11 Best Baseball Gloves For 9 To 10 Year Old In 2021

11 Best Baseball Gloves For 9 To 10 Year Old In 2021

Baseball gloves play an essential role in learning how to perform well while playing the game. Good baseball gloves help players feel good about themselves, but that's not all they do. They also improve their overall performance and make them feel comfortable and safe so that they can give their best while ...

7 Different Types of Baseballs By Age And For Training!

7 Different Types of Baseballs By Age And For Training!

To an average baseball viewer, any ball that the game is played with may seem the same. Truth be told, most of them do feel and look exactly alike. However, those who played baseball, especially at different levels, are familiar with different types of baseballs. Depending on the age group and the level ...

Composite Bat Vs Aluminum (Alloy) Bat

Composite Bat Vs Aluminum (Alloy) Bat

When you are looking to pick a good baseball bat that will perform great in a game, there are so many options out there. There are wooden bats, composite bats, aluminum (alloy) bats, and even hybrid bats. Some bats may have a lot of advantages, but at the same time also a number of disadvantages which in turn ...

8 Best Baseball Bat Display Cases For Your Home

8 Best Baseball Bat Display Cases For Your Home

Do you have a favorite baseball bat you cherish the most? Did a celebrity player sign it, or is it your most used baseball bat? Did you spend a lot of bucks on it, or is it just very appealing? Whatever the reason, your favorite baseball bat deserves the best baseball bat display case that protects it and ...

Why Is Baseball Not Played In The Rain? (Answered!)

Why Is Baseball Not Played In The Rain? (Answered!)

For the most part, baseball games are played from spring all the way through to autumn, when the weather is at its nicest. If you live in a country with a warm climate and a lot of sun, rain may not be a frequent problem. On the other hand, you may live somewhere where rain is quite a common occurrence. You ...

Are Batting Cage Balls Bad for Bats? (Solved!)

Are Batting Cage Balls Bad for Bats? (Solved!)

The pitching machine is a very useful practice tool, frequently used at all levels of baseball. It allows hitters to work on their skill even when there's no one available to pitch against them. However, it can't fully simulate the real in-game throws. One of the main arguments for this is that a large ...

Why Do They Change Baseballs When it Hits the Dirt? (Solved!)

Why Do They Change Baseballs When it Hits the Dirt? (Solved!)

The life-long baseball fans take most of what's going on the field for granted. However, for outsiders or those new to baseball, a lot of rules and events during the game seem unusual, confusing, or just plain weird. One of the things confusing the viewer the most is that the catcher frequently gets rid of ...

How Much Does It Cost to Build a Baseball Field? (Answered!)

How Much Does It Cost to Build a Baseball Field? (Answered!)

For well over a century, baseball has been capturing the hearts and minds of millions across North America. Generations grew up watching or taking part in America's favorite pastime. Baseball fields are one of the pillars of local communities and places where people gather to share memorable experiences. ...

BBCOR vs USSSA – What’s Better? (Explained!)

BBCOR vs USSSA – What’s Better? (Explained!)

With all the options now available, choosing a baseball bat can often feel overwhelming. With so many factors to consider, it can be difficult to even know where to start. Bat weight, length, grip, manufacturer, material, and, ultimately, the price should all be taken into consideration. In addition, the ...

Pitching Machine vs Live Pitching – The Pros And Cons

Pitching Machine vs Live Pitching – The Pros And Cons

More than in any other sport, achieving mastery in baseball is dependent on hard work. While talent still counts, no player has reached a high level of the game without investing a ton of effort on the practice field. Every Major League batter got where he is with countless hours at the plate. Modern pitching ...

8 Best Baseball Radar Guns In 2021

8 Best Baseball Radar Guns In 2021

Baseball radar guns are a must-have product if you want to know the speed of your pitch. In fact, this product measures many different types of speeds in sports. But, this device is most ideal for baseball and baseball speed measurements. Still, you want to make sure that you are getting the best possible ...

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 ...

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