Why is baseball popular in Japan, Korea, and Taiwan?

Baseball is very popular in Taiwan, Japan and South Korea but not other Asian countries. Why is that? If I had to guess, it’s probably because during early 20th century when baseball was the most dominant sport in America, Japan got caught up in it – at this time Japan was militarily the most dominant country in… Continue reading Why is baseball popular in Japan, Korea, and Taiwan?

Who, while in their prime, was the most dominant athlete at their sport?

in no order because you can’t compare sports -Baseball: Babe Ruth and Barry Bonds -Basketball: Michael Jordan and Wilt Chamberlain -Hockey: Bobby Orr and Wayne Gretzky -Football: Jim Brown -Cricket: Don Bradman -Tennis (men’s): Roger Federer and Bjorn Borg (short lived career but amazing prime) -Tennis (women’s): Margaret Court and Martina Navratilova (absolute beast in her prime)… Continue reading Who, while in their prime, was the most dominant athlete at their sport?