Kokayakyu – High School Baseball

Japanese National High School Baseball Tournament

During our podcast featuring baseball sportscaster great, Harry Caray (Episode 42), Ed, Farley & Mark  reviewed the 2006 PBS documentary, Kokoyakyu – High School Baseball.

This 54 minute film is about the Koshien Tournament.  Four thousand high school teams compete in a single elimination tournament.  In 2010, Japan won the Little League World Series.  For the members of that team, their next baseball goal is to lead their high school to victory in the national tournament.

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