Posts Tagged ‘Japanese Baseball’

The Virtues of Uniformity

Tuesday, October 25th, 2011

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We’re big fans of Japanese baseball – spend some time in the land of the rising sun (or perusing YouTube for NPB highlights) and you’ll become a fan too.

Now they’ve stepped it up a notch by standardizing game balls – every ball is made to the same specifications by one manufacturer.

The same ball for every game played by every team – why didn’t MLB think of this?