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Rounding the Bases Faster, With Math

October 23rd, 2010 10:23 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

An anonymous reader writes “The fastest route around the bases, mathematicians show, is one that perhaps no major-league ball player has ever run: It swings out a full 18.5 feet from the baseline, nearly forming a full circle. ‘I would definitely experiment with it,’ says former American Major League Baseball outfielder Doug Glanville, who last played with the Philadelphia Phillies. ‘There’s no question in my mind that runners could be more efficient.’”

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