Baseball rules

The general rules are pretty basic but there are some tough ones to get your head around: who knows the infield fly and balk rules??


Here's some info to help you out:


► Offical Baseball rules on


► Rules on Baseball Almanac



Tough or confusing rules


► The infield fly        


► The infield fly again


► The balk            


► The balk again


► Obscure rules  


► More obscure stuff  (including the 23 ways to get a runner to 1st base and 15 ways to balk!)



Unwritten Rules 


Always good to remember these so you don't get beaned!


► 10 unwritten rules