USSSA Pride started today the European Pro Softball Series, presented by WBSC, with a 6-0 victory against World N° 9 Italy. The game was played in Caronno Pertusella, Italy, in front of a packed house.
Juan Pablo Tirado starred for his Country at the WBSC U-12 Baseball World Cup 2017 in Tainan, Taiwan. He played center field and connected for a .654 batting average (17 on 26), with 5 home runs and 15 RBIs. He made the All World Team as one of the 3 outfielders. The Luchador Olmeca is the highest honor of the Mexican Sports Confederation
The USSSA European Pro Softball Series presented by WBSC will take off on Tuesday, 24 April, in Caronno Pertusella (Italy). USSSA Pride will face at the Francesco Nespoli stadium the Italian National Team at 7 pm local time (1 pm US Eastern). Game 2 is scheduled for Wednesday, 25 April, at 3 pm local time.
The road to the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 will officially begin 100 days from today, with the first pitch of the XVI WBSC Women’s Softball World Championship, to be held in Chiba, Japan, from 2-12 August
The 10th Men’s Softball Asian Championship is set to begin on Monday in Jakarta, Indonesia, with nine teams from across Asia competing over the six-day event. It will be the first time the event is played in Indonesia.
World No. 20 Argentina defeated No. 19 Brazil by 7-1 in the final of the South American Baseball Championship, and crowned champions in a cloudy afternoon in Buenos Aires. Los Gauchos qualified for the Pan American Games Lima 2019.
Legendary Baseball Iron Man will hold 2 youth clinics in Czech Republic: on Saturday, April 21, in Prague and on Sunday, April 22, in Pilsen. His trip is part of the Sport Diplomacy Month of April as the US Embassy celebrates 100 years of Czech-American relations
The Championship Game is scheduled at 3 pm local time (8 pm CET) on Saturday, 21 April, in Buenos Aires. The long time rivals split results in the qualifying round robin. Both games happened to be very close. Chile and Bolivia will play for third place
The 47th Japan Men’s Softball League kicked off today with eight games in Onomichi City, Hiroshima. A total of 16 teams participate in the Japan League, divided in two eight-team leagues: East and West.
Dominican Softball Federation (Fedosa) named Bonifacio Hernandez as Technical Director. The Cuban will be responsible of the national teams in the upcoming international tournaments, plus the creation of pitching academies, and the training of local coaches.
The USSSA European Pro Series, presented by WBSC, will see the USSSA Pride, one of the teams competing in the Women’s National Pro Fastpitch league in the USA, play exhibition games against Italy, Czech Republic and The Netherlands. The 3 Federations have organized promotional events
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) published the 2018-2021 Official Rules of Softball. The old softball rulebook was replaced by two new and renovated set of rules, one for slow pitch, and one for fast pitch and modified.
PRAGUE, Czech Republic-The Suma Pony European Zone Championships begin on Thursday, 19 April, at Eagles Park in Prague (Czech Republic). The age brackets are Pony U-14 (Boy’s Baseball), Colt U-16 (Boy’s Baseball) and Colt U-16 Girl’s Softball).
The champions will receive automatic bids to the Pony and Colt World Series in the USA.
WBSC, entertainment giant Konami and Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) have teamed up to exhibit a virtual reality baseball video game at this week’s annual SportAccord convention, where world sports leaders are gathered.
The Italian Baseball Softball Federation announced its Women’s Softball National Team for the first stage of the USSSA European Pro Series presented by WBSC, scheduled for 24-25 April in in Caronno, northwest of Milan.
Two-time USA Softball Olympian Jennie Finch and former Major League Baseball (MLB) player Johnny Damon will compete on the upcoming season of Dancing with the Stars, a popular TV show produced by ABC network in the U.S.
After the first 2 days of play in Buenos Aires the hosts are undefeated. Argentina beat, 3-2, the defending champions Brasil and is very likely to meet them again in Saturday, 21 April, Championship game