The Baseball Book

The Baseball Book

A Young Player's Guide to Baseball

Book - 2003
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Baker & Taylor
Enhanced with colorful photos of professional players in action as well as step-by-step guides to drills for performing in specific positions, this guide provides novice players with practical advice and technical instruction designed to improve the way they play the game. Simultaneous.

Firefly Books Ltd

Major league help for anyone learning -- or coaching -- the game.

Millions call baseball the greatest game on earth and the national pastime. But perfecting the art of playing it takes time, patience, and lots of practice. In The Baseball Book, Kevin Briand covers everything kids need to know to play and practice America's favorite sport.

The Baseball Book features:

  • Proper techniques in all the important skill areas, infielding and outfielding, pitching and catching, hitting and baserunning
  • Step-by-step photography and clear, concise text for all techniques
  • Team drills
  • Tips on warming up and stretching
  • information on selecting the right equipment
  • A short history of the game, glossary of baseball terms, and contact information for baseball leagues and associations

A perfect introduction to a timeless game, The Baseball Book will help baseball beginners become baseball players.

A comprehensive introduction to the game of baseball that includes instruction on proper technique in all areas, step-by-step photography, team drills, warm-ups, equipment selection, a history of the game and glossary of terms

& Taylor

Photographs of professional players in action as well as step-by-step guides to drills for performing specific positions combine to provide advice and instruction designed to help improve how the game is played.

Publisher: Buffalo, N.Y. : Firefly Books, c2003
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781552977088
Characteristics: 119 p. : col. ill., photos. (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm


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