answersLogoWhite
Baseball
Sewing
Baseball Equipment

How many stitches are there on a baseball?


Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
2017-05-04 22:00:27
2017-05-04 22:00:27

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.

Related Questions

User Avatar

A baseball has 108 double stitches.

User Avatar

There are 108 "double" stitches on an MLB baseball.

User Avatar

There are 108 double stitches on a baseball (Some say 216 stitches

User Avatar

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

User Avatar

108 stitches in total but, only 106 visible.


Copyright © 2020 Multiply Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply.