It allows the pitcher to impart spin on the ball. If balls were seamless it would be like trying to curve a raquetball. Although you can put a lot of spin on a raquetball, it doesn't really curve until it strikes the wall, then the spin changes the balls direction. The friction of the seams when released from the pitcher's hand helps curve, or in the case of a knuckle ball, jump through the air. The above is a consequence of a Baseball having seams. The main reason a baseball has seams is that there is no way to 'weld' two pieces of leather together. The rules in baseball state (among other things about the ball) that the covering must be made of leather.
I am not sure why it has different sized seams but I know why it has seams. The seams help it spin . When you spin it it goes faster. try researching
Because they did not know that seams were important yet. They find out that seams are very useful so they then added seams
The seams on a baseball help the ball curve when a slider or some other breaking pitch is thrown. The seams catch the air and make the ball move when thrown correctly.
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The first basketball was invented in 1942 by a physical education teacher named, James Naismith. The first basketball had seams on the outside that was used to identify the type of ball it was, and it was also used to for support. The seams in the basketball help the person playing keep grip of the ball.
No, Dude Perfect are not fake. They are professional quarter backs that practice long shots using basketballs. It is real.
No, Dude Perfect are not fake. They are professional quaterbacks that practice long shots with basketballs. It is real and awesome. Source: I have met them in real life, and seen their tricks first hand.
Basketballs are used in the competitive team game of basketball.
No, there is a surplus of basketballs
Basketballs do contain petroleum.
The 16 basketballs represent 100% of the basketballs in the question.
Basketballs. are round balls that are used to play on a court
Men use size 7 basketballs Women use size 6 basketballs
a basketballs temperature is warm in the summer and cold in the winter
there were 3.6 million basketballs sold in 1998.
There does not appear to be a scientific name to describe the fear of basketballs.