Baseball is a popular sport that is considered America's national pastime. Learn about baseball equipment and find links to baseball equipment manufacturers.
This is the official site of Major League Baseball. The site contains links to all the major and minor teams, a scoreboard, standings, stats, schedule, players, news, a fantasy site, photos, a store for purchasing baseball items, and more. Users can purchase tickets on the site and check on televised games. There are also links to baseball history and an online auction.
Baseball was introduced during the early 1800s and soon caught fire with the public. In 1858, baseball was institutionalized by the National Association of Base Ball Players.
The Hall of Fame opened its doors in 1939 in Cooperstown, New York where some people think baseball may have been invented. The website describes the Museum and its exhibits. The Hall of Fame and Museum are non-profits and they are dedicated to fostering an appreciation of the historical development of baseball and its impact on our culture. Users can find information about visiting and more.
Football has overtaken baseball as the most watched sport in America, and its popularity continues to grow. The Super Bowl alone is watched by more Americans every year than any other televised event.
Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, the National Football League, and the National Hockey League comprise the four major professional sports leagues in North America.
The following articles provide recent baseball-related news.
This summer marks the 100th anniversary of baseball's Negro Leagues. But as the coronavirus pandemic makes public celebrations difficult, the baseball world had to improvise new ways to commemorate the occasion. Jim Axelrod reports.
CBS News. Saturday, 04 Jul 2020 20:28:47 -0400.
Thirty-one Major League Baseball players and seven staff members tested positive for COVID-19 during intake for the resumption of training, a rate of 1.2%.
Fox News. Saturday, 04 Jul 2020 18:00:12 GMT.
The following pages provide more extensive baseball news.