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Basic rules in baseball (Part 3)

In the following article, we will share the remain rules in baseball.

According to two former articles, we introduced object, equipment, players as well way to make scores in baseball. Now, we share basic rules which are applied at almost nations and baseball leagues.

1, In baseball, there are two teams with 9 players in each team.

2, In a fielding team, arrangement should be organized like: one pitcher, one catcher, one shortstop, three basemen, three outfielders in the left field, one center field and one right field.

The remain team is a batting team. They take turn to complete the batting.

3, There are 9 innings for two teams. After 9 innings but two teams are draw, there are some extra innings until finding the final winner.

In case, the batting team goes ahead about points in the 9thinning, they don’t need to take their turn. They will become the winner.

4, Once one order of batting is publicized, it can’t change anymore during the game.

Except substitutes are allowed as long as they follow turn of the former players whom they replace before.

5, Once batter hits ball from pitchers, immediately they go to the at least one base. Then they can run to any base as they expect. This action will finish when they are tagged out. 

To tag out legally, the tagger needs to touch to any part of batter’s body.

6, A batter has maximum three strikes before he gets out. 

He can leave ball within the strike zone, then he makes a strike.

If after four strikes are missed, he can’t swing the bat and walk to the first base to wait for a new turn.

The round will be continued with the next batter until the batting team finish all turns.

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Basic rules in baseball (Part 1)

Baseball is one of the most favorite game in the UK. It’s normal when you see some stadium for baseball or any baseball tournament in this nation.

Although this sport is not extremely famous and well-known as football, tennis, it’s a favorite choice of several groups in the UK.

To understand more about culture in there, we share major rules in this game. After our sharing, you can imagine something about this sport.

Although baseball has not origin from the UK, it has growth strongly at there when pinnacles and international events have been organized in the UK, through the World Series of Baseball.

About object, players need to make more and more scores by hitting ball and running around the bases within 4 times. It finishes a turn officially. They need to do it faster than their opponents. Then another player will take the next step.

According to rules in the UK, there are two teams in one match while per team has 9 teammates.

There are total 9 rounds, per team has alternated between two positions: batting and fielding in turn. After 9 rounds, the team points will correct the final points by total points of end of the innings. 

In general, per team has three time for inning before they practice the changes of batting or fielding position. In per inning, it should be divided into the top (for the guest team) and the bottom (for the home team).

The next, rules in the field. There are two parts: infield and outfield, distinguishing by the diamond shape with four bases at 90 feet. In the center, there is a pitching mound where players stand and throw ball to other teammates. To score a point, player needs to overcome three bases, then run to the line to reach a score successfully.

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