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These are the world’s most demanding sports

Espresso Logo By Graeme Carey of Espresso | Slide 2 of 21: A common misconception about baseball is that it doesn’t require much athleticism. Nothing could be further from the truth. Baseball players have to be strong, agile, flexible, and durable (keep in mind that an MLB season consists of 162 games). They also need great hand-eye coordination. One of the most difficult things to do in all of sports is hit a baseball, especially when it’s travelling at upwards of 160 km/h (100 mph).

20 – Baseball

A common misconception about baseball is that it doesn’t require much athleticism. Nothing could be further from the truth. Baseball players have to be strong, agile, flexible, and durable (keep in mind that an MLB season consists of 162 games). They also need great hand-eye coordination. One of the most difficult things to do in all of sports is hit a baseball, especially when it’s travelling at upwards of 160 km/h (100 mph).

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