Answers at a glance
Using the best principles of "information design," every chapter and page offers a complete explanation of each topic. The pages shown to the right, for instance, compare differences and similarities between the two legal pitching positions – the Windup and the Set positions.
Faster than a gaggle of umpires?
Unlike Major League Baseball's official rule book, the Baseball Field Guide organizes all the information in a logical sequence, easily accessed through a comprehensive table of contents and index.
Is it faster than a gaggle of umpires? See Lesson #2 at SeattleMariners.com.
A picture is worth a thousand words. And they're more colorful. Our illustrations and diagrams help clarify many of the complex aspects of the game.