Damn it, they were playing just near were I live and only now I knew about it :P
Caption: BAGHDAD, IRAQ - MAY 10: Members of Baghdad softball team read a book before practice May 10, 2005 in Baghdad, Iraq. The Iraqi national baseball and softball federation was established after the fall of Saddam Hussein. Hussein considered baseball a product of U.S. imperialism. The Baghdad softball team has been invited to travel to the U.S. in July 2005.
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Some interesting photos this one and this (iraq at the good old days)
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