High school baseball federation wants review of pitch limits

Baseball Feb 21, 2019

High school baseball federation wants review of pitch limits

The Japan High School Baseball Federation said Wednesday it will ask a local prefectural body to review its decision to implement the country's first pitch limits in high school baseball, which are aimed at preventing injuries to the arms of young players. The national federation ...

Niigata introduces first pitch limit in Japanese high school baseball

Baseball Dec 23, 2018

Niigata introduces first pitch limit in Japanese high school baseball

Japan's complex relationship with marathon pitching performances will get a new look next spring, when the Niigata Prefectural High School Baseball Federation revealed Saturday it will institute the first pitch limits in Japanese high school ball. Epic high school pitching performances are the stuff of ...