The Physics of Baseball
ISBN10: 0060084367 ISBN13: 9780060084363 Publisher: Perennial Published: Apr 1 2002 Pages: 169 Weight: 0.30lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.50" Edition: 3rd Edition Language: English
Combining sports trivia and science, a physicist discusses the scientific principles involved in pitching and hitting a baseball, looks at the properties of bats, describes the flight of a baseball, and features new sections on the neurophysiology of batting, ball constancy and elasticity over time, bat vibration, and the "sweet spot." Original.