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Baseball: Total Body Fitness
Exercise to Get Fit and Boost Health
Playing baseball helps to raise general fitness levels by exercising and strengthening a variety of muscle-types throughout the body, including both the cardio and skeletal muscles. By raising heart-beat rate, they contribute to improved cardiovascular and lower risk of heart disease.
Baseball: Muscles Worked
Baseball workouts are also useful for muscle-development, as they strengthen and develop the arm muscles (biceps brachii, brachialis, brachioradialis, wrist and hand flexors, wrist extensors and triceps brachii); the hand muscles (palmaris longus, abductor pollicis and flexor pollicis brevis); and the shoulder muscles (deltoids, trapezius, teres major and teres minor).
Baseball: Body Fitness Benefits
Baseball fitness workouts improve body-fat muscle flexibility and coordination, and help to raise resting metabolic rate.
Baseball Workouts: Calories and Diet
Exercise routines involving Baseball burn a reasonable number of calories. When combined with a calorie-controlled diet program, they help us to reduce weight and keep a healthy body-fat ratio.
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