Learn about the basic rules of baseball (Part 2)

3. Learn basic baseball rules

3.1.Size of a baseball field

The basic rules of baseball are clear rules about the size of a baseball field. Although this size depends on the size and form of playing that the baseball field may have different sizes, there will be a common size rule that is often used for both male and female baseball in each American baseball tournament.

The baseball field is designed in a square shape with 4 equally spaced corners. The length of the sides is 27.4m for the men’s court and 18.2m for the women’s court. Surrounding the yard is a 99m-sized propeller on both sides with an arc connecting the two limit lines together with a radius of about 122m.

3.2 Baseball equipment subject to standard baseball rules

Baseball is a sport that uses a lot of equipment such as a bats, gloves, baseball. This is a mandatory tool and it also has the criteria specified by the general baseball rules.

Baseball bats: Baseball bats are often prescribed to be made of wood or alloy, which are the two main materials for making a standard club. The length of the club falls from 0.7 to 1m, the weight of the club must not weigh more than 1kg, the design of the stick gradually towards the ball contact, about 5cm diameter at the widest part. To increase friction when holding the stick, the hand part can do some small details.

Baseball ball

The baseball ball is about 6.8cm in diameter and weighs 0.15kg. The shape of a baseball is round, inside is an outer rubber that can be covered with leather or rubber material. In professional tournaments, the quality of the baseball is very well tested.

Gloves: In baseball, not all players need to use gloves. Only locations like Catcher, Pitcher and Hatter can be used. Baseball gloves must be made from material that helps the catch of the ball to be firm and non-slip.