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Baseball

Book Lists

Baseball Biographies
Read about Ted Williams, Hank Aaron, Darryl Strawberry, Lou Gehrig and more... For additional biographies, browse Baseball Players - United States - Biography.
 
Baseball: Facts and Fiction
From scientific facts on the physics of throwing a curveball to the true life stories of some of the greatest players in history, this list offers amazing facts as well as thrilling fictional stories about playing America's favorite game.
 
Baseball Fiction
A booklist of fiction with baseball themes.
 
Batter Up! Ten Books about Baseball
Read up on the history, present and future of our national pastime
 
 

Movies

Baseball Movies
How many of these classics have you seen?
 
 

Websites

Pittsburgh Pirates

  • Pittsburgh Pirates
    The Official Pittsburgh Pirates Page with news, information about the team, and online ticket ordering.
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Pirates
    Read the latest news from the Pittsburgh daily newspaper
  • Clemente Museum
    The Clemente Museum, with memorabilia about Roberto Clemente, is housed in historic Engine House 25, located in the Lawrenceville section of Pittsburgh.
 

Pennsylvania

Other major and minor league teams in the state

  • The Altoona Curve
    The Altoona Minor League Baseball team of the Eastern League, affiliated with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
  • Erie Seawolves
    The Erie Minor League Baseball team of the Eastern League, affiliated with the Detroit Tigers.
  • Philadelphia Phillies
    A member of the National League East of Major League Baseball
  • Washington Wild Things
    At the end of 2001, Canton Crocodiles moved to Washington, Pennsylvania and became the Washington Wild Things. They are a member of the independent professional Frontier League.

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United States

United States - Leagues and Teams

  • Frontier League
    An independent professional baseball league created in 1993 to serve the West Virginia, eastern Kentucky and southeast Ohio areas. It has since expanded to include most of the midwest. Western Pennsylvania has a team in the Washington Wild Things.
  • Little League Baseball
    Includes information on the various divisions: T-Ball, Little League Baseball, Little League Softball, Junior League Baseball, Junior League Softball, Senior League Baseball, Senior League Softball, Big League Baseball, Big League Softball, and Challenger.
  • Major League Baseball: mlb.com
    The official site of Major League Baseball, covering the American and National Leagues.
  • Minor League Baseball
    The official website covering A, AA, AAA, and Rookie leagues
  • USA Baseball
    USA Baseball is the National Governing Body for the sport and represents amateur baseball in America as a member of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and the International Baseball Association (IBAF). Virtually every major national amateur baseball organization in America is united as a USA Baseball National Member. As a result, USA Baseball governs more than 20 million amateur players in ballparks and playgrounds across the country.
 

United States - News Coverage

 

United States - General Sites

 

International

  • International Baseball Federation
    Established since 1994 in Lausanne, Switzerland (the Olympic Capital), the IBAF organizes the Baseball World Cup, World Championships in their different categories, the Intercontinental Cup and the Baseball Olympic Tournament, securing the development and expansion of this sport all over the world.