Offensively, the most glaring difference is the number of runs being scored, compared to the 1920's This can be attributed to a number of things, but mainly the reliance on the home run for offense more now, than in the 20's Looking at any statistics, such as home runs per game (per player. etc.) shows that a lot more home runs were hit "post Babe Ruth". So things like stealing bases, bunting, hit-and-run, and most things that today we consider "small-ball" were just normal parts of the game back then. Most people look at the strength of the players improving over the years, as a major factor in the power surge. Also, there were a lot larger ballpaks.
Defensively, the most obvious difference is the way managers use their pitchers.
Some good numbers to show this would be number of innings per start, for a pitcher, or number of pitchers per game, number of complete games in a year, etc. It will be obvious that back in the '20's, managers expected a lot more from their starting pitchers, and a "bullpen" wasn't turned to as often. Today, there are so many "specialist" roles in a bullpen, that a starting pitcher is sometimes only asked to get a little past the halfway point, to turn the ball over to the bullpen. Closers, "setup men", left-handed specialists, etc. are now identifiable roles that a manager has for his bullpen. The term "quality start" is only a recent term used to describe when a pitcher goes 6 innings, giving up 3 runs or less. In fact, sometimes 6 innings is all a pitcher needs to throw, to leave to applause from the home crowd.
they had less laws and there class structure was different. They also didn't have computers like we do now and they had different technology for the classes. Also in the 1920s schools were segregated, which means black students had to go to a different school then did white students.
Lots of schools now have uniforms whether they are private or public.
Most cities now have a special headquarters where you can shop with ease and purchase the uniforms that are now demanded for school attire. The price is now reasonable and in the end it saves the parents time and energy from bargain hunting for regular clothing that used to be the norm for school attire. The choices now for uniforms are more fashionable than when the children first started wearing them, A lot of kids now where their uniforms with pride.
They were much the same as now.
Advancement in technology.
The 1920s represented a beautiful time in American baseball history, with beautiful, large stadiums being built across the country that fans flocked to. These include: the now defunct Cubs Park for the Chicago Cubs built in 1920, Sportsman's Park for the St. Louis Cardinals in 1920, and the first version of Yankee Stadium for the New York Yankees in 1923. Other ballparks were built, as well, but these represent the Major League Baseball parks built in the 1920s.
Yes, because the one's from this past season are worn and dirty. So, of course they will get new uniforms next season (Unless the new owner is REALLY cheap!).... Now, whether they get a new uniform design is an entirely different topic...
well i looked it up a while ago and it appeared to be like all guys that cheered now obviously its mostly girls and the uniforms hav changed a lot cos it used to be really long uniforms and that and now its not, lol i know that i dont really know but i hope it kind of helped :P ;) x
It depends what year,like sometimes they change the uniforms color.I think now on 2011 is white,but im not sure.
Now when the season is over the players go on vacation & enjoy there time off,years ago after the season most of the players didn`t make enough money playing baseball so they went to work in the off season...With the money they make today no pro ball player has to worry about that..
Well think about the question. Base is what you stand on when get a hit. So that's were you get base in the word baseball. Now the ball is what you hit to get on a base. Now that's were you get ball. Now why they don't call it baseball bat as the offical game is a different question.
they used to wear shorts and a button up shirt and now they wear a tank top or racerback shirt with high socks and baseball pants
The food in the 1920s was similar to the food we have now, the only dofference was the amount of money you had to pay. Earlier in the 1920s everything was about .50 cents, now it;s about 2-10 dollars.
Much as they do now.
GI = Government Issue
we now have eggrolls and wontons
Several different portraits appeared before Andrew Jackson was selected in the 1920s. See the Related Link for specifics.
The same color they are now, black and gold.
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As of now, the Minnesota Timberwolves, Cleveland Cavaliers, Utah Jazz, and L.A. Clippers have all unveiled new uniforms, while the Golden State Warriors will also unveil new uniforms at some point this offseason.
YES! My school is a public school, in fact im at school now
Canadian WW II army uniforms are mainly in the hands of collectors now. There are several sites that specialize in such items including Canadian Soldier and Military Tour.
Not now. I hope they don't get them, haha. I'm a freshman there.
it is not a law anymore so it is now up to people or schools.
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