Engineering students have created an interactive baseball that could indicate potentially hazardous motions and poor technique.

Engineering students from Northeastern University have woven conductive threads into a baseball shirt fitted with motion-tracking sensors, which track a pitcher's mechanics during throws. Relaying the data back to a tracking system, the team is able to analyze information that could indicate potentially hazardous motions and poor technique.

Watch a video demonstration below:

News At Northeastern: “Pitching an Idea”

[via Ecouterre]

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