The International Authority of Baseball & Softball.

Development Commission

The WBSC Development commissions will be mandated to perform the following functions in conjunction with the WBSC member federations. Where necessary, the Development commission will also work with Stakeholders, such as professional baseball, professional softball and youth organizations to further enhance results.

The development commission will also play a lead role in the direction and function of the umpire and scoring commissions.

Activities:

  • Develop programs designed to grow the number of players
  • Identify areas where baseball and softball growth is needed
  • Identify programs to increase the quality of players globally
  • Develop and implement programs designed to increase the quality of coaching available
  • Chronicle Development programmes around the world
  • Implement development programs
  • Work with stake holders including professional baseball, professional softball and commercial partners
  • Set goals for player development in Baseball and Softball Developing areas
  • Hold programs accountable for results

Members

Angelo Vicini

Angelo Vicini

Chair

SMR
Servio Borges Suárez

Servio Borges Suárez

MEX
John Boyd

John Boyd

GBR
Craig Cress

Craig Cress

USA
Chris Day

Chris Day

TPE
Amilcar Estrada

Amilcar Estrada

GUA
Ryan Flynn

Ryan Flynn

NZL
Mette Nissen Jakobsen

Mette Nissen Jakobsen

DEN
Taeko Utsugi

Taeko Utsugi

JPN