A team should let its best hitters and runners bat first, because they will get to bat more often during a game. Here are some tips for a strong batting order.
First Batter Usually small and fast with a good eye.
This is an excellent spot for a left handier
Second Batter A good bunter and fast runner.
Third batter Best hitter, he hits the ball often.
Fourth Batter Good hitter with men on base.
Fifth batter Long ball hitter, aggressive hitter.
Sixth batter Fairly good hitter with speed.
Seventh Batter Fairly good hitter.
Eighth Batter An inexperienced player with promise
Ninth Batter A good fielder.
MEET THE TEAM
A baseball team must be strong down the middle. That means it must have a good pitcher, catcher, shortstop, second baseman, and center fielder. Next in order come the first baseman, third baseman, left fielder, and right fielder.
Let’s talk about the different positions and how you play them.