Category: High End

Back to Basics: Infield Maintenance 101

DIGGING IN

“Infield” is a phrase unique to the sport of baseball and softball. In baseball, the infield denotes the diamond, typically a combination of turfgrass and “dirt” (another word for the infield combination or “skinned area”). The infield is all dirt. But a baseball infield might be all dirt and, a softball infield could be a combo of turfgrass and dirt, while not as common. And that’s only the start of both of these sports’ complexity, from a turf control standpoint. (more…)