Rules of Baseball
Terms in this set (25)
the team with the most wins
Who wins the game?
The winner of the National League and the winner of the American Leauge
Who plays in the World Series?
the shape of the field
What is in the center of the diamond?
9 to 9 1/4 inches
What is the circumference of an official baseball?
What kind of bats do professional players use?
catcher's mitt, first baseman's mitt, fielder's mitt
What are the 3 kinds of gloves used?
Who is the only defensive player to wear equipment?
How long is a regular baseball game?
pitcher, catcher, 1st base, 2nd base, 3rd base, left field, right field, center field, short stop
Who is on the defensive team?
the team batting
Which team is the offensive team?
Who calls balls and strikes, safe and out?
How many outs does each team get?
How many balls does it take to get a walk?
What is a one base hit called?
What is a two base hit called?
What is a three base hit called?
If the ball is hit out of the field (4 base hit) what is it called?
a home run hit when there is a runner on every base
What is a grand slam?
a mistake made on the field
What is an error?
pitcher, catcher, 1st baseman, 2nd baseman, 3rd baseman, shortstop
What positions make up the infield?
the runner gets to first base without an error
What is a hit?
it is a strike
What happens if a hitter hits a foul ball?
the part of the playing field inside the first and third baselines
What is fair territory?
the part of the playing field outside the first and third baselines
What is foul territory?