6 Baseball Myths & Unwritten Rules Not To Mess With

Posted by JustBats.com on Oct 20, 2016 8:42:52 AM

Baseball is a game full of quirky superstitions and unwritten rules that don’t seem to make a lot of sense and myths where success has never been scientifically proven. In what other sport would you see athletes chewing four pieces of gum at the same time before a game or not washing their uniform during a win streak?  

In all, these superstitions are what make baseball one of the most fascinating sports to watch. What would we do in a world without all of the  bench-clearing brawls, emotional bat flips in the postseason, or walk-off home runs against a division rival? So, we have compiled this list of six myths and unwritten rules that JustBats advises you to think twice about messing with:

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The 5 Best Baseball Books Every Fan Should Read

Posted by JustBats.com on Oct 3, 2016 8:14:06 PM

Poetic and traditional in its own right, it's no suprise that the sport of baseball has been the topic behind classic literature. Much more than any other American sport in history. But, what are the best baseball books that every fan should read?

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11 Best Baseball Video Games of All-Time

Posted by JustBats.com on Aug 25, 2016 8:01:20 AM

There's a certain amount of nostalgia when it comes to video games. So, it's natural that the nostalgic game of baseball would lend itself to gaming consoles for the past few decades.

In fact, you probably recall crowding around the arcade game at the local pizza place with your teammates. Or, rainy conditions made the Atari baseball game the backup activity choice. Heck, you may have asked your kid to step away from the gaming console, because it was time for practice.

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3 Reasons To Watch FOX's "Pitch"

Posted by JustBats.com on Jul 20, 2016 5:08:38 PM

Premiering Thursday, September 22 is FOX's new show Pitch. You may have seen previews during Major League Baseball's All-Star Game. FOX is taking a chance that viewers will emotionally connect to the fictional journey of MLB's first female baseball player.

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