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# of balls or strikes allowed per hitter per inning
# of innings per game (excluding extra innings), or # of fielders allowed on the field at any one time
Division which includes the Chicago White Sox
Name given to the winners of the AL
Division which includes the New York Yankees
Division which includes the Oakland A's
League which is abbreviated as 'AL'
Name of the second round of the AL postseason
Name of the first round of the AL postseason
NL team from Houston
Western state in which one of the spring training leagues are held
Situation where the pitcher fails to throw the ball inside the 'plate', and is allowed up to three of these per hitter before the hitter can automatically run to first base
Name describing a baseball matchup
Venue where baseball games are played
Object which the hitter uses to hit the ball
Second part of an inning
NL team from Atlanta
Area where the pitchers warm-up
Safe short hit which the hitter will perform in hope of making it to first base
Name of the spring training league which is held in Arizona
Position abbreviated as 'C'
Position abbreviated as 'CF'
Something which teams do after each half-inning
Name for a team (traditional word)
Trophy which the winners of the MLB are awarded with
Action which the MLB has taken in the past in order to reduce the size of the league
Part of the stadium which companies buy up so that their highest-paid employees can watch the ball game in comfort
Game which involves either Mets vs Yankees, Cubs vs White Sox, or Angels vs Dodgers, for example
Type of pitch which is not straight
Team who are not at-bat during a half-inning
Player who is nominated for the purpose of playing the role of hitter only, it is only allowed in the AL, and is abbreviated as 'DH'
Part of the field which the players attempt to run around
There are three of these in each MLB league
Name for the winners of the above
Award given to the division champions
NL team from Los Angeles
Situation where a runner manages to run from home base to 2nd base during the same play, for example
Situation where the defense is able to run out two offensive players during the same play
Name for a team who is newly-created for the purposes of expanding the league
Name for the people who cheer on their favorite team
Type of pitch which is very quick
Area on which baseball games are played
Name describing any player on the field who is carrying out a defensive role
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Position abbreviated as '1B'
Southern state in which one of the spring training leagues are held
Situation where a hitter either hits the ball out of bounds or behind the home base
Name for a team which makes up part of the MLB (other than club)
Contest between two teams
Stat which determines how many games the rest of the teams in the division need to win in order to catch-up with the division leaders, and is abbreviated as 'GB'
Object which the fielders wear on one hand for the purpose of making it easier to catch the ball
Name of the spring training league which is held in Florida
There are eighteen of these during the course of a baseball game (assuming that 'overtime' is not required)
Name of the type of ball which is used during MLB games
Player who attempts to hit the ball
Stat which refers to how many games a team has won or lost, but not on the road
Base which the runners have to reach in order to score a run
Situation where a hitter either hits the ball out of the ballpark, or manages to make a complete run around the diamond
Exhibition game where the hitters attempt to hit the ball out of the ballpark as often as possible
Team who are not playing on the road
Situation which a postseason team is awarded with for being a higher-placed seed than their opponents, in order to give them an advantage during the series
Area of the field which is in the vicinity of the diamond
One of nine 'periods' during a baseball game
Phrase describing a game which includes one team from the AL and one team from the NL
Item of clothing which players wear in order to cover the top part of their body
The MLB is made up of two of these
Position abbreviated as 'LF'
First part of an MLB team name
This usually appears on the front of a player's cap
Famous pitcher from the 2000's (initials G.M.)
Name of the main organization of professional baseball in North America
Person who dresses up (usually as an animal) as somebody/something who is associated with the team's nickname
Phrase which describes any baseball league which is of a lower standard than the AL or NL
Exhibition game which is contested between the best players from each league
Event which takes place during the off-season where the teams are able to choose new players in time for the following season
Area of the field which the pitcher stands on
League which is abbreviated as 'NL'
Name of the second round of the NL postseason
Name of the first round of the NL postseason
Second part of an MLB team name
Division which includes the Chicago Cubs
Name given to the winners of the NL
Division which includes the New York Mets
Division which includes the San Francisco Giants
Team who are at-bat during a half-inning
People who help to run the game smoothly
AL team from Baltimore
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Situation where for example a fielder catches the ball before it bounces on the ground
Situation where a hitter hits the ball too far to either the left or the right
Area of the field which lies beyond the diamond
NL team from San Diego
Item of clothing which players wear in order to cover the bottom part of their body
Area within the grounds of the stadium where fans park their cars
Stat which determines the proportion of games won during the regular-season, and is abbreviated as 'PCT'
Position abbreviated as 'P'
Area in which the pitcher must throw the ball in order to prevent a 'ball' being called
Part of the MLB season which follows the regular-season
Series of games which is played as part of the above
Game which is played as part of Spring Training
AL team from Tampa
AL team from Boston
Name of the main official
Main part of the MLB season
Game which counts towards the league standings
Name for the roof of a stadium which can be opened or closed
Position abbreviated as 'RF'
Stat which determines how many games a team has won or lost during the regular-season, but not at home
NL team from Colorado
Famous present-day hitter (initials A.R.)
Safe short hit which a lesser hitter will perform as a means of 'giving up', rather than attempt a risky long hit when the bases are loaded
Large board (usually electronic) which exists at the end of the ballpark opposite the catcher, for purposes of displaying the status of the current game along with other scores fro
Position abbreviated as '2B'
Object which players wear on their feet
Position abbreviated as 'SS'
Situation where a runner manages to run from home base to 1st base during the same play, for example
Part of the MLB season which precludes the regular-season
Item of clothing which players wear underneath their shoes
The hitters are allowed up to three of these per inning, but if they use up all three then they are 'out'
Something which takes place after each half-inning (other than teams changing), along with before and after each game
Position abbreviated as '3B'
First part of an inning
Situation where a runner manages to run from home base to 3rd base during the same play, for example
Referee's main assistant
Team who are not playing at home
Structure which exists at the far end of the ballpark opposite the catcher, which the hitter must hit the ball over in order to score a 'home run'
AL team from Chicago
Name for the winners of the MLB
Final round of the postseason which determines the winners of the MLB
AL team from New York

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