getting high-tech help on balls and strikes
Read about the QuesTec's Umpire Information System on
the Association of Minor League Umpires' Web site.
Sports Technology Home Page
Learn more about the Umpire Information System and other
sports technologies being developed by QuesTec.
is a fantastic site with activities, games, and information
about the science behind baseball.
of Baseball Bats
This article discusses the correlation between hitting
a ball with the sweet spot of a baseball bat and the
resulting sound you hear.
Physics of Baseball Pitching
Learn how drag coefficients affect the physics of baseball
Home Run Simulator
See how changing the speed and angle at which you hit
a ball changes its trajectory.
on how to use the simulator
Up to the Plate
Read more about Jim Sherwood's research on why professional
baseball players are hitting more home runs than ever.