To allow each player to take out his own bowl by forming a ball storing automated warehouse from ball accommodation racks, which is equipped with a number of accommodating spaces three-dimensionally, and a set-in/ discharge means to conduct the set-in and discharge of each ball to/from any desired accommodating space.
A ball storing automated warehouse 10 is composed of ball accommodation racks 12 for balls B equipped with a number of accommodating spaces 11 three-dimensionally and a set-in/discharge means 13 to conduct the set-in and discharge of each ball B to/from any desired accommodating space 11. The means 13 travels between two rows of accommodation racks 12, and ball B is set in and discharged by a transferring device on an elevation carriage. The automated warehouse 10 is structured so that the ball B rolls on an inclining rail, etc., between a ball hand-over part 15 provided in a player reception 77 and a ball transfer part 16 located beside the home position of the ball set-in/discharge means 13.
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