Baseball caps' origin, history, selection and function
Baseball caps' origin
Baseball cap is developed with baseball. Baseball is a kind of ball sport characterized by baseball and strong collective and antagonistic. It is widely carried out in the world and has great influence. It is known as the combination of competition and wisdom. In the United States, Japan is particularly popular, known as the "national ball". Because of the great influence of baseball, baseball cap also flourished with the development of baseball. According to the research of American experts for many years, it is believed that baseball originated from Cricket (also known as Rounder) in England. In 1839, Doubleday, an American, organized the first game very similar to modern baseball. In the competition, the players first wear hats to cover the sunshine. Because of its particularity, the eaves are longer to cover the sunshine to the eyes and get better results. This is the earliest baseball cap.
Baseball caps' history
Baseball caps were not accepted in people's life at first. They were regarded as special items for athletes. In 1839, the first baseball game ever was held in Gulpas, New York, USA. In 1860, professional baseball players began to appear in the United States. In 1871, the National Professional Baseball Players'Organization was established in the United States, and in 1876 the organization was renamed the American Baseball Federation. In 1881, another national professional baseball organization, the later National Professional Baseball Federation, was established. The first championship between the two organizations was held in 1884, namely the World Baseball Championship. Since then, William Howard Taft, then President of the United States in 1910, officially approved baseball as the "national ball" of the United States. Baseball caps were also popular among baseball teams. At first, the players just wanted to keep out the sun. Later, no matter whether it was rainy or sunny, people would wear baseball caps whenever they played. In 1873, baseball was introduced from the United States to Japan. Japanese professional baseball team was founded in 1934. Baseball caps were also introduced into Japanese baseball teams. After World War II, baseball was rapidly developed in European countries. Baseball has been carried out in more than 100 countries and regions on five continents of the world. Baseball caps were popularized in the world, but only for baseball players. People did not regard baseball caps as a living item. Baseball caps became the symbol decoration of baseball players at that time.
Baseball caps' selection method
Baseball caps have different functions of shading, decoration, warming and protection. Therefore, there are many kinds and choices.
1. Face type
There are three main types of human faces: square (national face), round (round face) and pointed (pointed face). If you wear a round cap, you will have a big face and a small cap. It would be better to wear a broad cap with a duck tongue. A pointed-faced person wears a duck-tongue cap, which makes his face look bigger and thinner. So wearing a dome cap is more appropriate. All the hats are suitable for people with Chinese characters.
The height person baseball cap should be big or not small, otherwise it gives people the feeling of light head and heavy foot. Short people are the opposite. Tall women shouldn't wear high baseball caps, otherwise they feel "tall again". Short ladies should not wear flat-topped wide-eaved baseball caps, they will appear shorter.
Baseball caps' function
1. sun shading
Baseball players in the game because of the site and time problems will be on the line of sight of the sun, so baseball caps play a role in shading.
2. Hair binding
Baseball caps can restrain the hair of players and avoid mistakes caused by too long hair covering during games.
3. keep warm
Baseball players play in winter or colder seasons, baseball caps can play a role in ensuring head warmth.
Baseball caps can be used to prevent small items from falling into the hair, such as sand in baseball games.
With the development of baseball caps, the above four basic functional characteristics of baseball caps can not meet the needs of modern people. Baseball caps are becoming more and more fashionable and can be used as decorative articles.