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T-ball

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T-Ball, or Teeball, is a sport based on baseball and is intended as an introduction for children to develop baseball skills and have fun.  The origins of T-ball are not certain, but it is believed to date back to the 1940s or 50s. In T-Ball, the pitcher is usually used for defensive purposes only.  The ball is placed on an adjustable tee atop the home plate at a suitable height…

Who Hasn’t Played Croquet?

Who Hasn’t Played Croquet?

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Modern Croquet has its origins in Ireland and arrived in England in the 1850s.  The field can be as big or as small as the size of your lawn.  See the drawing for wicket and stake placement.  The object is to get all your colored balls through all the wickets to the stake.  Almost every major sporting goods or department store offers this affordable way to enjoy your yard. The…