Baseball in space

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America's favorite pastime is apparently fairly popular on the International Space Station.

This video shows a Japanese astronaut who played a one-man baseball game to kill a little time between experiments. He was the pitcher, the batter and the outfielder.
 
In his NASA bio, Satoshi Furukawa, 47, lists baseball among the activities he enjoys.

He recently finished a six-month mission on the International Space Station.