It’s Friday, July 10, 2015, and time for a Virtual Field Trip at ClickSchooling!
Big League Baseballs – Museum of Baseballs
Age Range: All (All grades; children with parental supervision)
This website will be a hit with your baseball fan. Created by the e-commerce company, Big League Authentics, LLC, this website provides visitors with a visual exploration of “vintage and modern Rawlings, Reach and Spalding Official National League and American League Baseballs, and Rawlings Commemorative World Series, All-Star Game and other Special Event baseballs.”
When arriving at the link above, choose from the following to begin examining baseballs of all kinds:
- National League
- American League
- World Series
- All-Star Game
- Special Event
- MLB International
- Official Game – Style Promo
- Rawlings Corporate
- Miscellaneous, Misprints, & Prototypes
- MiLB and Independent Leagues
- Collegiate Leagues
- International Pro Leagues
- Amateur Leagues
After selecting the collection you would like to browse, select the ball you would like to examine closer. Under the image there are different available image size options available to zoom in closer. If the image is clicked, it opens to an image only page. If you do choose to click on the image, you will need to use your back button to return to the original page. You can use the ‘prev’ and ‘next’ buttons at the top of the page to move through the collection. Many of the balls provide textual information about the ball. To return to the main museum page, select the “Museum of Baseballs” text link at the top of the page.
Some of collections are broken into sub-categories and even sub-sub categories, so there are hundreds of baseballs to check out on this website. This is definitely an interesting website for the baseball lover in your house.