The game of baseball is known as "America's pastime," and while the game has certainly planted itself in countries outside the United States, the MLB could use an upgrade in terms of branding in other countries.
So many of the game's past MVPs, World Series winners and Cy Young hurlers were born and raised in another country. This highlights the need for the MLB to expand itself internationally.
The NBA is well established overseas, while Roger Goodell and the NFL continue their efforts to bring an NFL franchise to London.
So what can the MLB do to implant itself around the globe?
Here are five creative ideas.