Base Dodge Ball

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Elmore (1922) describes this game as a form of Square Ball (Corner Ball) for 7th graders through high schoolers in which a player can prevent being called out by catching a ball thrown at him. An “indoor baseball” is used. The game involves no batting or baserunning.

Sources

Emily W. Elmore, A Practical Handbook of Games, (Macmillan, NY, 1922), pages 19-20.



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