Women Umpires

Women umpires have been few and far between at any level of baseball. Women umpires have not faired very well from the Little Leagues up

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Women In Baseball

LIZZIE  “SPIKE” MURPHY Women in baseball were popular as early as the 1860’s. By then there were six or eight women’s teams throughout America. The

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Hall of Fame Umpires

NATIONAL BASEBALL HALL OF FAME,  COOPERSTOWN, NEW YORK Hall of fame umpires have been few and far in between. Throughout the History of Baseball there

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The History of Pitching

This page talks about the history of pitching according to the rules, the two pitcher positions and how they have been evolving since the rule

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Strike Zone History

The following follows baseball strike zone history and its changes through baseball history from its inception in 1845. The Major League Baseball “Official Rules” defines

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PINE TAR

Pine Tar has many uses. One is the application to a baseball bat for a better grip. We will explore on this page it’s use

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The Spitball

This page is a very interesting discussion of the spitball, its evolution and reveals the history of defacing a baseball. 8.02a The pitcher shall not (1)

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BASEBALL GAME OF RULES

Baseball game of rules. Baseball is a game of rules. The following is a history of the Rules of the Game of Baseball. In the early

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BASEBALL RULE CHANGES

Baseball rule changes have occurred many times throughout baseball’s history. In this page we will explore the changes in baseball since the inception of the

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FIRST PITCH CEREMONY

First pitch ceremony in baseball has become a tradition since President Howard Taft threw out the first pitch in 1910. The first pitch in a

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