Body type and performance of elite cuban baseball players.

@article{Carvajal2009BodyTA,
  title={Body type and performance of elite cuban baseball players.},
  author={Wiliam Carvajal and Andr{\'e}s R{\'i}os and Ivis Echevarr{\'i}a and Miriam Mart{\'i}nez and Julio Mi{\~n}oso and Dialvis Rodr{\'i}guez},
  journal={MEDICC review},
  year={2009},
  volume={11 2},
  pages={15-20}
}
Introduction Appropriate stature and adequate somatotype are not the only attributes determining athletic performance, but they are important prerequisites for sports participation and success. However, there is scant literature on baseball players' kinanthropometric profiles and their association with performance. Given that Cuban baseball players have been among the world's top performers in recent decades, characterization of their morphological features linked to their performance may… CONTINUE READING
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