Badminton Facts

    Badminton is a sport played with racquets and a shuttle (or shuttlecock), which is a feathered or plastic projectile. It is played by either two opposing players or teams of two opposing players on a court divided by a net. Badminton’s history can be traced to British India in the 1800s, created by … Read more

35 Odd Baseball Facts That Are Too Strange To Be Made Up

1. When Jimmy Pearsall hit his 100th home run in 1963, he ran the bases in the correct order but facing backward to celebrate. 2. Babe Ruth’s top salary was $80,000 (in 1930 and 1931). Adjusted for inflation, that’s the equivalent of a little more than $1.1 million today (a little less than middle reliever Antonio Bastardo made last year). 3. During World War II, the … Read more