Category: Premier12

Americas giants Mexico, Venezuela to meet in warm-up for WBSC Premier12

PUEBLA, Mexico — The National Baseball Teams of world No. 6 Mexico and No. 9 Venezuela announced they will tune up for November’s WBSC Premier12 with a “Giants of Latin America” two-game series from 26-27 October at Puebla’s Hermanos Serdan Stadium. Both squads are hunting for the Premier12 trophy and to finish the global baseball battle — the most important international baseball competition in recent history — as the top team from the Americas, which will earn them a ticket to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Milwaukee Brewers coach Carlos Subero will manage the Venezuelan National Team for the...

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NY Mets coach Luis Rojas to lead Dominican Republic in WBSC Premier12

The Dominican squad’s announcement follows the recent high-profile appointments of rivals Mexico, Puerto Rico and USA, who named Juan Castro, Juan Gonzalez and Joe Girardi as their respective managers in the WBSC Premier12 major international event, which will feature baseball’s Top 12 ranked nations.

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