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Uses a wide, flat bat Cricket
94.6%
Baseball
2.2%
Both
1.7%
Neither
1.3%
One team bats while the other fields. Both
82.2%
Baseball
5.2%
Cricket
2.2%
Neither
0.1%
Usually played on a diamond-shaped field. Baseball
82.2%
Cricket
1%
Both
4.8%
Neither
0.8%
In some professional versions of the sport, games or matches commonly last several days. Cricket
72%
Baseball
2.2%
Both
2.7%
Neither
3.8%
Once the game begins, the team captain is in charge of strategy, rather than a coach or manager. Cricket
68.2%
Baseball
2.9%
Both
10.5%
Neither
5.3%
If a batter/batsman hits the ball and a fielder catches it in the air before it lands, the batter/batsman is 'out'. Both
64.1%
Baseball
11.8%
Cricket
5.4%
Neither
0.7%
After getting a hit, the batters/batsmen carry the bat with them when running. Cricket
64%
Baseball
2.9%
Both
4.2%
Neither
11.4%
The defensive player behind the batter/batsman is called the catcher. Baseball
61.8%
Cricket
1.8%
Both
18%
Neither
2.6%
The unit of scoring is called a 'run'. Both
60.2%
Baseball
19%
Cricket
11.9%
Neither
0.2%
A ball pitched/bowled too wide for the batter/batsman to hit it results in one run awarded as a penalty. Cricket
60%
Baseball
4.4%
Both
6.2%
Neither
10.6%
Spectators may keep any ball that is hit into the stands. Baseball
55.1%
Cricket
2.1%
Both
16.1%
Neither
7%
Team's turns at bat are called 'innings'. Both
55%
Baseball
25.8%
Cricket
7.5%
Neither
0.8%
Uses a leather-covered ball. Both
54.3%
Baseball
22.3%
Cricket
14.8%
Neither
1.7%
Field includes infield and outfield areas. Both
54%
Baseball
27.8%
Cricket
5.4%
Neither
0.7%
It will be contested at the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo. Baseball
51.5%
Cricket
11.9%
Both
10.4%
Neither
6%
Once pitchers/bowlers are replaced, they ordinarily may not return to the game. Baseball
47.8%
Cricket
7.8%
Both
17.1%
Neither
10.2%
It was contested at the 1900 Olympic games in Paris. Cricket
42.3%
Baseball
17.7%
Both
10.1%
Neither
9.8%
A ball hit over the fence or boundary automatically results in the batter's/batman's team scoring three runs. Neither
38.5%
Baseball
15%
Cricket
24.6%
Both
2.5%
Deliberately hitting the batter/batsman with a pitched/bowled ball is acceptable. Cricket
37.9%
Baseball
7.6%
Both
7.4%
Neither
30.7%
Only fielders are allowed to wear gloves; batters/batsmen must bat bare-handed. Neither
35.8%
Baseball
27.1%
Cricket
17.5%
Both
5.8%
When batting, the batter/batsman stands next to a pentagonal base or plate. Baseball
32.1%
Cricket
27.5%
Both
22%
Neither
2.3%
Batting order is flexible. Cricket
31.6%
Baseball
4.7%
Both
25.3%
Neither
19.2%
Over 100 nations are members of its international sports federation (International Baseball Federation/International Cricket Council). Both
19%
Baseball
11.7%
Cricket
33.6%
Neither
15.6%
Bats are commonly made of pine or cedar. Neither
18.9%
Baseball
32.7%
Cricket
14.2%
Both
29%
Deliberately deceiving the batter/batsman after the ball has been hit is an accepted strategy Baseball
10.4%
Cricket
30.7%
Both
7.4%
Neither
31.7%

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