Strengthening International Ties at the Old Ball Game

The baseball season has just begun in both Japan and the United States. Ambassador Bill Hagerty enjoyed opening day at the Tokyo Dome together with Prime Minister Abe and other dignitaries on March 27.

Baseball is a time-honored tradition and a great way to make new friends from around the world. The State Department’s DipNote blog is featuring stories of exchange students from many different countries who learn about baseball during their time in the United States.