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Sensor-Fitted Baseball Shirt Tracks Pitching Technique, Prevents Injuries

Sensor-Fitted Baseball Shirt Tracks Pitching Technique, Prevents Injuries

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

Kyle Studstill
  • 12 april 2010

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.

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