21 relations: American English, Baseball, Baseball in Japan, Bat-and-ball games, Box score (baseball), College softball, Extra innings, Home (sports), Ice hockey, Innings, Innings pitched, Little League Baseball, Major League Baseball, Nippon Professional Baseball, Out (baseball), Pitcher, Professional baseball, Rainout (sports), Road (sports), Seventh-inning stretch, Softball.
American English (AmE, AE, AmEng, USEng, en-US), sometimes called United States English or U.S. English, is the set of varieties of the English language native to the United States.
Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two opposing teams who take turns batting and fielding.
Baseball was first introduced to Japan in 1872 and is currently among the country's most popular participatory and spectator sports.
Bat-and-ball games (or safe haven games to avoid being confused with club games such as golf and hockey) are field games played by two opposing teams.
In baseball, the statistical summary of a game is reported in a box score.
College softball is softball as played on the intercollegiate level at institutions of higher education, predominantly in the United States.
Extra innings is the extension of a baseball or softball game in order to break a tie.
In sports, home is the place and venue identified with a team sport.
Ice hockey is a contact team sport played on ice, usually in a rink, in which two teams of skaters use their sticks to shoot a vulcanized rubber puck into their opponent's net to score points.
An innings is one of the divisions of a cricket match during which one team takes its turn to bat.
In baseball, innings pitched (IP) are the number of innings a pitcher has completed, measured by the number of batters and baserunners that are put out while the pitcher is on the pitching mound in a game.
Little League Baseball and Softball (officially, Little League International) is a nonprofit organization based in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States, which organizes local youth baseball and softball leagues throughout the U.S. and the rest of the world.
Major League Baseball (MLB) is a professional baseball organization, the oldest of the four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada.
or NPB is the highest level of baseball in Japan.
In baseball, an out occurs when the umpire rules a batter or baserunner out.
In baseball, the pitcher is the player who throws the baseball from the pitcher's mound toward the catcher to begin each play, with the goal of retiring a batter, who attempts to either make contact with the pitched ball or draw a walk.
Professional baseball is played in leagues throughout the world.
Rainout, washout, rain delay, and rain stopped play are terms regarding an outdoor event, generally a sporting event, delayed or canceled due to rain, or the threat of rain.
A road game or away game is a sports game where the specified team is not the host and must travel to another venue.
In baseball in the United States and Canada, the seventh-inning stretch is a tradition that takes place between the halves of the seventh inning of a game – in the middle of the seventh inning.
Softball is a variant of baseball played with a larger ball (11 in. to 12 in. sized ball) on a smaller field.