Step out of the classroom and into the big leagues with this book, which explores the science, technology, engineering, and math that shapes America?s favorite pastime. Readers will see how STEM influences everything in a baseball game, from a pitcher?s throw to the physics of stadium seating. The in-depth coverage of each STEM subject is reinforced by engaging images, which encourages readers to visualize and identify how classroom concepts are used in the real world. The text also covers STEM careers and how readers can get involved when they grow up. Fact boxes support the age-appropriate text, which was designed to address science, technology, engineering, and math in the elementary curricula.