How Baseball Put The Drip Coffee Machine Into Your Home

The drip coffee machine is a household staple — and way better than the percolators that went before it. But did you know that you have baseball to thank for its presence in your home?

In this video, Engineering Guy explains that the commercial drip coffee machine turned into a domestic staple thanks to a little help from Joe DiMaggio. (He also explains why the coffee it makes was better too). [Engineering Guy]