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The Sweet Smell Of Hitting Success

The use of performance enhancing drugs has plagued the game of baseball over the past decade.  Players who were looking to gain an advantage turned to illegal substances to help them throw the ball faster or hit the ball harder and farther.  557 more words

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Photo Gallery: Cleveland Indians vs. Toronto Blue Jays, April 18

Check out some great shots from our photographers at today’s batting practice!

- Photos by David Cleveland

Dates with a diamond

Baseball season started at 8 a.m. in our house this past Saturday with the shout of these ominous words — “I forgot I have to wear a cup!” 777 more words

Baseball Or Ballet?

After a long offseason of tee work, front toss, and batting practice, baseball and softball hitters around the country are finally facing live pitching in games.  470 more words

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Tryout Tips For Hitters

Early March is tryout time for many high school baseball and softball teams around the country.  For freshman hitters and their parents, it can be a time of great stress.  1,025 more words

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Getting a Good "Luc" at a Pitch: Jonathan Lucroy Wears a GoPro during BP

Ever wondered what a 90+ mph fastball looks like from the point of view of a Major League catcher? We were curious, too. So today, we strapped a GoPro camera to the chest of Brewers catcher… 78 more words