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Overview

In Baseball! Q&A

Check out cool Smithsonian websites and exhibits throughout the book

Meet a Smithsonian Specialist

See fabulous close-up photos

Read extremely fun facts about baseball

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780060899462
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication date: 2/6/2007
  • Series: Smithsonian Q & A Series
  • Pages: 48
  • Age range: 4 - 8 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 0.00 (d)

Table of Contents


How did the sport of baseball get started?     4
What were the first organized baseball teams?     5
What are the oldest major-league teams?     6
How many major-league teams are there?     7
How long is a baseball season?     8
Are all bsseball parks the same?     9
What are the positions on every team? Is it a ball or a strike?     11
How fast is a fastball?     12
Does a curveball really curve?     13
How do batters get on base?     14
What's a stolen base?     15
Why do baseball players wear numbers? When did fielders start wearing gloves?     16
Who are the greatest hitters of all time?     18
Who are the greatest fielders of all time?     19
Who hit the most home runs in his career?     20
Which player hit the most home runs in a season?     21
Who got a hit in the most games in a row?     22
Who played the most games in a row?     23
Which pitcher won the most games?     24
What was the longest game ever played?     25
Who pitched the most no-hitters?     26
Who struck out the most hitters in a single game?     27
Has anyone ever won a World Series by hitting a home run?     28
Who won the first World Series? Has a pitcher ever thrown a perfect game in the World Series?     29
Which team has won the most World Series?     30
Who was Mr. October?     31
What is the All-Star Game?     32
Who has played in the most All-Star Games? What are the greatest moments in All-Star Game history?     33
What were the Negro Leagues?     34
Who was the first African American to play major-league baseball? Who were the greatest Negro League players?     35
What was the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League?     36
Who were the league's greatest players?     37
What is the National Baseball Hall of Fame? What can you find in the Hall of Fame?     39
In how many countries do people play professional baseball?     40
Who are the best players from around the world?     41
How long have kids played on Little League teams?     42
Is there a Little League World Series? Have any Little Leaguers made it to the Hall of Fame?     43
Ask the Curator     44
Baseball Terms     46
More to See and Read     47
Index     48
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