Why sources should be cited Edit

  • To show that your edit isn't original research.
  • To ensure that the content of articles is credible and can be checked by any reader or editor.
  • To help users find additional reliable information on the topic.
  • To improve the overall credibility and authoritative character of Wikipedia.
  • To reduce the likelihood of editorial disputes, or to resolve any that arise.
  • To credit a source for providing useful information and to avoid claims of plagiarism.
  • To ensure that material about living persons is reliably sourced and complies with Biographies of living persons.

Note: BaseballWiki articles should not be cited as sources.

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