Baseball Physics:

This page has a series of links to the physics involved in baseball. Use the links. Use the discussion tab above to comment on sites. Please comment on if they are clear or over your head, where there is cool stuff etc...

Some items to research on these sites:
  • How does a curveball curve?
  • What is involved with:
    • a gyro ball
    • hitting a homerun
    • pitching
  • What is the advantage to corking or stuffing a bat?
  • What is the physics of "The Sweet Spot" of a bat?
  • There are several other topics mentioned in the University & Science Museum websites.

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