By: Lance D
Terms for pitchers:
Ace- The team's best starting pitcher.
Closer- The relief pitcher that finishes the game.
Heat- If a player is called the heat that means his has good fast balls.
Picasso- A picasso is a player that has good control.
Southpaw- A left handed pitcher.
Terms for hitters:
Caught looking- This is when a hitter is called on a strike they didn't swing at.
Free pass- A free pass is a walk.
Homer- Slang for a home run.
Whiff- Refers to a strikeout.
Terms for fielding:
Twin Killing- A twin killing is a double play.
Gap- A spot in the field between two defenders.
OBP- On base percentage.
RBI- Run batted in.
SB- Stolen Base.
SLG- Slugging percentage.
SH- Sacrifice hit.
HBP- Hit by pitch.
Hitting the ball
This is a picture of someone hitting the ball.
Bat, ball and glove
This is a baseball bat, ball and glove.
This is a picture of someone sliding to the base.
This is an early swing, you can see the ball is far away and the batter already swung.
This is the baseball field.
This is a picture of a batter getting ready to swing.