Baseball is such a fantastic sport to play, no matter if you do it for fun with your friends and family or even in a professional league atmosphere. Baseball games and everything else related to this sport is fun and complex at the same time. Here are some funny facts you might learn a trick or tip from, solving some puzzles in your head about this extremely loved sport.
While everyone knows the nowadays winners of the World series in baseball, not many of you know that the first such competition was held between Pittsburgh and Boston in 1903 and was won by Boston! Additionally, the first All-Star match was held in 1933 and since then everyone that enjoys baseball knows about this elite rivalry between baseball celebrities.
Actually, the Yankees hold a record themselves, as the group to have won many times in the history of the world series.
Again, in the world’s record section, you might want to know that Pete Rose hold the all-times record for hits and games players. The funny fact about him is he was banned from baseball due to his gambling habits while managing the group.
And now let’s see some funny facts. A baseball has a severe short lifespan. Despite this, the baseball itself is a very well carved item, made from quality leather and represents one of the most common objects fans want their idols to sign for them.
Still from the humorous facts category, the tallest baseball player in major League background is Jon Rauch, who’s six feet, eleven inches tall.
The very famous Babe Ruth has a very odd habit. Just before every game, he used to place a cabbage leaf under his hat, for good fortune. And sure enough, he was the luckiest baseball player, being recognized as one of the finest in this game!
So I am sure your interest in baseball has only increased and now you’re super ready to play some baseball games yourself, right? Learn the rules, practice your skills and who knows? Maybe you’ll be one of the listing settlers yourself!