Although metal pronged cleats are dependable when you're running around the infield or catching fly balls way out in right field, the disadvantage of metal baseball cleats is often the same as the initial advantage.
Although metal baseball cleats will prevent you from slipping on wet grass and sliding around a dusty infield, these same cleats can get you stuck in the grass.
If you are an infield player, excessive crouching will wear away at your ankles, so it is necessary for your cleats to offer strength and a comfortable fit.
To hit those annoying bouncers that sail right over your infield when the computer does it, swing straight down with your bat.
Born Katie Infield in Brighton, England on May 22, 1978, Katie changed her last name to Price when her mother remarried.