Who is the photo editor at the International Herald Tribune?

This gem of a front page photo depicting Japan's victory in the WBC final was in the International Herald Tribune today. Was this the best shot they could come up with?I don't know, times are tough as prominent print media outlets duke it out for online readers. Maybe the IHT is hoping to broaden their readership into the lucrative proctology demographic? Or, perhaps, it is a nod to Korean