Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 71. Chapters: Home run, Strike zone, Hit, Hit by pitch, Designated hitter, Baseball field, Interference, Extra innings, Instant replay in baseball, Infield fly rule, Rainout, Batting out of turn, Suspended game, Balk, Bunt, Knickerbocker Rules, Ground rules, Baserunning, Forfeit, Fourth out, Baseball business rules, Double switch, Foul ball, Disabled list, Uncaught third strike, Ground rule double, Pitching position, In flight, Catch, Force play, Obstruction, Neighborhood play, Foul tip, Live ball, Invisible Runner Rule, Tag out, Fair ball, Rundown, Tag up, Safe, Defensive substitution, Time of pitch, Quick pitch. Excerpt: The rules of baseball differ slightly from league to league, but in general share the same basic gameplay. There are several major rules codes, which differ only slightly. The qOfficial Baseball Rulesq govern all professional play in the United States and Canada, including the World Baseball Classic. The complete rules are published as the Official Baseball Rules at MLB.com, the official web site of Major League Baseball in the United States and Canada. The rules are also published in book form in North America by the Sporting News. Many amateur and youth leagues use the qOBRq with only a few modifications for safety. Other slightly modified versions of the qOfficial Baseball Rulesq are used in competitions operated by the International Baseball Federation (IBAF), including the Olympics and the World Cup, most leagues outside North America (such as Japan's Nippon Professional Baseball), and youth baseball organizations such as Little League, PONY League, and Cal Ripken League. The baseball rulebook of the NCAA, aside from governing the games of that organization's members, is also utilized by several other competitions involving college-aged players. U.S. high school and high school-age baseball is governed by ...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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