Synopses & Reviews
'For more than sixty years youngsters have looked to Little League for a wholesome, friendly field on which to play baseball. This newly revised and updated edition of Little Leagues Official How-to-Play Baseball Book
provides baseball instruction the Little League way, written especially for eight- to fourteen-year-olds.
Special tips, informative quizzes and scores of illustrations complement easy-to-follow instruction in all the skills beginning players need to master the gamehow to throw, hit, and field all the positionswhile promoting good sportsmanship. Based on the bestselling MasterVision® video, Little Leagues Official How-to-Play Baseball Book is informative enough to help even the brightest young stars shine brighter.
This comprehensive introduction to America\'s favorite pastime includes:
Hitting and Pitching
Baserunning and Sliding
Playing All the Defensive Positions
Fitness and Warm-Ups
Offensive and Defensive Strategy
The Complete Official 2003 Little League Rules
And much more'
Based on the bestselling video by Mastervision, this guide to playing baseball is basic enough for beginners, yet informative enough to help even the brightest young stars play better. Updated with the 2003 Official Little League Playing Rules, this title also offers contemporary advice on the importance of age limits, parent involvement, and good sportsmanship.