MEDIA ADVISORY

WHAT: The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Women’s Baseball World Cup® 2018 Trophy Tour Presented by Florida’s Space Coast will be stopping at the home of the Major League Baseball (MLB) club Washington Nationals in the nation’s capital on Saturday, July 7th.

The iconic trophy for baseball’s biggest competition for women will be on display for fans and media at Nationals Park when the Washington Nationals take on the Miami Marlins.

The Trophy Tour helps to mark the first time that the Women’s Baseball World Cup will be held in the United States, when the international competition comes to the USSSA Space Coast Complex in Viera, Florida, from 22-31 August 2018.

WHO: Original members of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League, as well as players from the USA Baseball Women’s National Team, will be making appearances with the trophy.

WHEN: Saturday, 7 July, 7:10pm (ET)

WHERE: Nationals Park, 1500 S Capitol St SE, Washington, DC 20003

HOW: Media outlets that have not previously applied online for MLB credentials must apply at https://credentials.mlb.com or via e-mail at credentials@mlb.com in order to gain access to the credentialing system.

WBSC Women’s Baseball World Cup 2018 Trophy Tour Calendar

  • 07 Jul: Marlins vs Nationals at Nationals Park, Washington, D.C.
  • 13 Jul: Nationals vs Mets at Citi Field, Queens, New York
  • 14 Jul: Blue Jays vs Red Sox at Fenway Park, Boston, Mass.
  • 15 Jul: Phillies vs Marlins at Marlins Park, Miami, Florida
  • 25 Jul: Diamondbacks vs Cubs at Wrigley Field, Chicago, Illinois
  • 03 Aug: White Sox vs Rays at Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Florida
  • 13 Aug: Diamondbacks vs Braves at SunTrust Park, Atlanta, Georgia