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Uses a wide, flat bat Cricket
94.8%
Baseball
2.1%
Both
1.6%
Neither
1.4%
Usually played on a diamond-shaped field. Baseball
82.3%
Cricket
0.8%
Both
4.8%
Neither
0.7%
One team bats while the other fields. Both
82.2%
Baseball
5.3%
Cricket
2%
Neither
0.1%
In some professional versions of the sport, games or matches commonly last several days. Cricket
71.6%
Baseball
2.4%
Both
2.6%
Neither
4%
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%
Neither
5.5%
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
11.9%
Cricket
5.2%
Neither
0.6%
After getting a hit, the batters/batsmen carry the bat with them when running. Cricket
63.8%
Baseball
2.6%
Both
3.7%
Neither
12.2%
The defensive player behind the batter/batsman is called the catcher. Baseball
61.1%
Cricket
1.7%
Both
18.8%
Neither
2.4%
The unit of scoring is called a 'run'. Both
59.7%
Baseball
20.1%
Cricket
11.2%
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
59.4%
Baseball
4.7%
Both
5.8%
Neither
11.3%
Spectators may keep any ball that is hit into the stands. Baseball
54.8%
Cricket
2%
Both
16.5%
Neither
6.9%
Uses a leather-covered ball. Both
54.7%
Baseball
22.7%
Cricket
13.9%
Neither
1.6%
Field includes infield and outfield areas. Both
54.6%
Baseball
27.3%
Cricket
4.9%
Neither
0.9%
Team's turns at bat are called 'innings'. Both
54%
Baseball
26.6%
Cricket
7.3%
Neither
1%
It will be contested at the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo. Baseball
52.6%
Cricket
11.1%
Both
10.3%
Neither
5.8%
Once pitchers/bowlers are replaced, they ordinarily may not return to the game. Baseball
48.1%
Cricket
7.8%
Both
17.4%
Neither
9.3%
It was contested at the 1900 Olympic games in Paris. Cricket
41.8%
Baseball
17.6%
Both
10.5%
Neither
10%
A ball hit over the fence or boundary automatically results in the batter's/batman's team scoring three runs. Neither
38.4%
Baseball
14%
Cricket
25.6%
Both
2.6%
Deliberately hitting the batter/batsman with a pitched/bowled ball is acceptable. Cricket
37%
Baseball
7.3%
Both
7.1%
Neither
31.9%
Only fielders are allowed to wear gloves; batters/batsmen must bat bare-handed. Neither
36.3%
Baseball
26.2%
Cricket
17.7%
Both
5.8%
Players often correct officials' rulings, including those in the players' own favor. Cricket
33.9%
Baseball
6.2%
Both
4.6%
Neither
35.3%
Batting order is flexible. Cricket
31.8%
Baseball
4.9%
Both
24.3%
Neither
19.8%
The zone in which the ball must be pitched/bowled is a rectangular area defined specifically in the rules. Baseball
23.8%
Cricket
32.4%
Both
25.8%
Neither
2.5%
Bats are commonly made of pine or cedar. Neither
19.5%
Baseball
32%
Cricket
14.5%
Both
28.3%
Over 100 nations are members of its international sports federation (International Baseball Federation/International Cricket Council). Both
18.9%
Baseball
11.2%
Cricket
34.2%
Neither
15.5%

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