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The Fundamentals of Baseball

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Low shot of a baseball coach's cleats standing on the diamond in a rectangular box. Caption. Your back foot should be parallel to that chalk line.

A baseball coach and his young team review and practice the sport's fundamentals. Covers standard baseball terminology, how to grip the bat and swing, proper fielding techniques, and base running. The kids learn about good sportsmanship, being a team member, and having fun. Animated.

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Runtime: 29 minutes

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