How many double stitches on a baseball?


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2009-05-20 12:26:36
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There are 108 double stiches on a Baseball. The first and last stitches are hidden. It is stiched by hand, with red wax string~

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There are 108 double stitches on a baseball (which some people call 216 stitches). The first and last stitches are completely hidden. They are sewn by hand, using 88 inches of waxed red thread.

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There are 108 double stitches on a baseball which some people call 216 stitches. The first and last stitches are completely hidden. They are sewn by hand, using 88 inches of waxed red thread.

the stitches on the baseball are there so the baseball can curve drop slide and do many other kind of movements... what happens is when you throw a baseball a certain way the baseball stitches catch the air and start to move in the desired way...there are 106 stitches on a baseball

108 double stitches is the standard number for a major league baseball. The stitch number and placement affects how the baseball moves through the air when thrown.

108 stitches in total but, only 106 visible.

Single, half double, double crochet and tripple crochet are the basic stitches. There are many other stitches that can be created with those such as the shell (made with double crochet). Most of the stitches call for double crochet or single crochet.

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It's just the way the baseball was designed, the way the stitches are applied on the ball it makes it possible for a pitcher to throw all different kinds of pitches.

No there is not difference in the stitches of a baseball and softball. The softball is just larger, but the stitches are the same.

Number of Stiches on a BaseballAccording to Rawlings, manufacturer of baseballs for MLB, there are "exactly 216 raised stitches" in a regulation baseball. There are 216 double stitiches and 108 single onesother way around, there are 108 double stiches or 216 single pitches in an MLB ball

The stitches on a baseball are used to help the pitcher grip the baseball. The stitches also allow the pitcher to throw different pitches, (Curveball, knuckleball etc.)

There are many more than 10 crochet stitches. Your basic stitches are chain, slip stitch, single crochet, half double crochet, double crochet, and triple crochet. With those stitches you can make many items. In addition, there are as many special stitches as there are crochet designers. Often the same stitch can be found under many different names as well. For example, the reverse single crochet is also called the crab stitch and corded edge.

According to an article found on, the baseball is handstitched together with 216 raised stitches using 88 inches of red cotton thread.

Knitting Stitches: there are only 2 types of knitting stitches - knitting and purling. Technicaly I suppose a yarn over is a third, but I just consider that a variation. Crochet stitches: slip stitch, chain, single crochet, half-double, double, and triple are the basic stitches made with a regular hook. There are other stitches that are variations of these stitches, such as the popcorn and puff stitch, reverse single crochet, linked stitches, long stitches, post stitches, cross stitches and many more. Note there are a few other "stitches" done with other types of hooks such as the afghan stitch (also called tunisian crochet) made with an afghan hook - a long hook with a single hook on the end. There are also double ended hooks used to work crochet on the double. There are other stitches that might be considered part of this category like broomstick lace which is worked on an oversize knitting needle and hairpin lace worked with a special hairpin tool and a crochet hook.

There are stitches in a baseball to hold it together

There are about 6 basic crochet stitches them being: ch~chain stitch sc~single crochet dc~double crochet hdc~half double crochet treble ss~slip stitch most patterns will use one of these stitches or a combo of some of them. .

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The two figure-8 coverings are stapled to the wound ball. Then they are hand-sewn together using 88 inches of waxed red thread. There are 108 double stitches for a total of 216 in the sewing process, with the first and last completely hidden. An average of 13 to 14 minutes is required to hand-sew a baseball.

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