By the numbers, the MLB is certainly the oldest of the “Big Four” American sports leagues. However, football existed in an organized form before the MLB merger concluded….

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The designated hitter rule was adopted by the AL in 1973. Prior to 2020, pitchers were required to bat in all NL games and Interleague games in which…

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If an inning begins, and the visiting team has scored at least one run to take the lead, but the home team has not finished its turn to…

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The distance between home plate and first base is 90 feet. It is about 127 feet from home to second base and 90 feet from home plate to…

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A player has to remain on a big league team’s 25-man roster for at least 172 days to accrue one year of service time, but if he’s on…

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The record for most runs scored by a team in a single inning is 18, set by the Chicago White Stockings (now the Chicago Cubs) against the Detroit…

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The oven mitt — called, unsurprisingly, a sliding mitt, is a clever combination of two separate pieces of safety equipment that some baseball players wore to prevent injuries…

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What is the hottest softball bat? Hottest Softball Bats Of 2020 Ghost Advanced. The Ghost Advanced made its debut on January 16 and began selling like crazy shortly…

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300 or better in both major leagues. The powers that be in major league baseball realized that fans liked to see good hitting more than good pitching. In…

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Softball was invented inside the Farragut Boat Club on a blustery, winter day in November, 1887, in Chicago, IL. Where was softball invented? It is generally agreed that…

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