Pictures say a thousand words, especially when you're trying to learn a sport. Try these step-by-step pictorial lessons and one-sheet how-tos that provide easy introductions for beginners (and maybe a few refreshers for advanced players).
- How To Hit Instructions on how to hit a baseball, from the stance to the follow through, with photos of Albert Pujols taking you through the steps.
- How To Pitch Instructions on the grips and the tricks to throwing different pitches: Four kinds of fastballs, curveballs, sliders, splitters, changeups and even the diabolical knuckleball.
- How To Bunt Instructions on how to take one for the team and move that runner into scoring position, with photos of major leaguers showing proper technique.
- How To Field Grounders Instructions on how infielders can be in the proper position and field ground balls, with photos of one of the best defensive shortstops ever, 11-time Gold Glove winner Omar Vizquel.