Research Paper

The Baseball Swing: A Complex Biomechanical Process

2 pages | 410 words

This essay discusses the baseball swing, a complex biomechanical process that requires the hitter to have good hand-eye coordination, bat speed, and power. The coach's role is to teach the hitter how to swing correctly and help them develop their hitting skills.

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Kobe Bryant: The Mamba Mentality

5 pages | 1120 words

Kobe Bryant was an American professional basketball player who played his entire 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was a gifted shooter and a versatile player who could play both shooting guard and small forward. He was known for his work ethic, as he was often one of the first players to arrive at practice and one of the last to leave. He won five NBA championships with the Lakers and was named the Finals MVP in each of those years. He also won two Olympic gold medals as a member of the United States men's national basketball team.

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The Dilemma of the Overage Pitcher: Respecting Human Rights in a Closed Hermetic System

2 pages | 520 words

This essay discusses the coach's dilemma of whether to use an overage player who is talented but outside of the age limit for little league participation. The coach ultimately decides to follow the rules and not use the overage pitcher. However, the essay argues that we all have a responsibility to challenge unjustified discrimination whenever we see it.

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