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What Is Strike In Baseball?

What is a strike? How many strikes do batters get? Get ready to learn the rules of strikes, foul tips, and the third strike rule in baseball.

Baseball Strikes

Strikes are an important part of baseball, as they limit the batter's chances to hit the ball and demonstrate the skill of the pitcher. All pitches in baseball result in either a strike, ball, or a foul for the batter. It's all based on where the pitch ends up in the strike zone and how the batter reacts to the pitch.

A strike can happen in a few ways in baseball:

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