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Talking Baseball and Science with Paul DeJong
May 5, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
A Remake Learning Day series presented by the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in partnership with the Linda Hall Library.
Attention students and teachers!! Join the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum (NLBM) and the Linda Hall Library for a chat with MLB star Paul DeJong! DeJong is an all-star starting shortstop for the St. Louis Cardinals with a lifelong passion for baseball and learning. Recently, he has conducted science experiments measuring the effects of heat on baseballs. This event is free and will broadcast live on the NLBM Facebook page and YouTube channel. All grade levels welcomed! We want lots of questions for Paul in the chat about baseball, school, and science.
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Further reading at the Linda Hall Library
- Adair, Robert Kemp. The Physics of Baseball. New York: Perennial, 2002.
- Collins, H. M. Bad Call: Technology’s Attack on Referees and Umpires and How to Fix It. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 2016.