Baseball being played in Korea with masks as KBO hopes to open 21 April

Baseball being played in Korea with masks as KBO hopes to open 21 April
27/03/2020
Due to coronavirus precautionary measures, KBO teams are limited to playing intra-squad games in their home ballparks.
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Freeman shows no mercy, even if opposing pitcher is his son

Freeman shows no mercy, even if opposing pitcher is his son
27/03/2020
The video of the MLB Atlanta Braves slugger hitting a home-run on a pitch by his three-year-old son went viral.
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Home alone? Try these indoor baseball-softball drills

Home alone? Try these indoor baseball-softball drills
27/03/2020
If you are having a tough time finding ways to practice and sharpen your baseball-softball skills, here's a very effective 75-minute session that can be organised at home using two tennis balls and a glove.
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Softballers find ways to stay connected, 'playing catch' via social media

Softballers find ways to stay connected, 'playing catch' via social media
27/03/2020
The outbreak of COVID-19 has forced the cancellation of all sports activities around the world. But softball teams and players have found a way to remain together in these difficult times of social distancing.
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Host cities, new dates revealed for WBSC U-23 Baseball World Cup 2020 in Mexico

Host cities, new dates revealed for WBSC U-23 Baseball World Cup 2020 in Mexico
26/03/2020
Mexican Pacific League (LMP) baseball stadiums in Ciudad Obregon and Los Mochis to serve as the venues of the U-23 World Cup. New competition dates: 30 September - 9 October.
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GameTime Classics, Episode 2: Re-live the Japan-USA Final of the 2018 WBSC Women’s Softball World Championship

GameTime Classics, Episode 2: Re-live the Japan-USA Final of the 2018 WBSC Women’s Softball World Championship
26/03/2020
A record-crowd of approximately 12,000 witnessed this instant classic in Chiba, Japan, between two softball powerhouses.
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Video: WBSC Coach Commission Members, Instructors reach out to players, fans, officials amid COVID-19 pandemic

Video: WBSC Coach Commission Members, Instructors reach out to players, fans, officials amid COVID-19 pandemic
26/03/2020
The COVID-19 emergency is keeping people apart, but we need to act united, as a family, say WBSC "Study this opponent" recommends Rafi Colon, a WBSC Coach Commission member, "follow the rules, be ready".


Watch for free: WBSC Baseball, Softball World Cup blockbuster games

Watch for free: WBSC Baseball, Softball World Cup blockbuster games
25/03/2020
A selection of the most memorable international baseball and softball games have been pulled out of the WBSC archives to watch for free at youtube.com/wbsc and facebook.com/wbsc.
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Final Olympic Baseball Qualifier postponed to a date TBD

Final Olympic Baseball Qualifier postponed to a date TBD
25/03/2020
New dates for the WBSC Americas Qualifier and the Final Qualifier will be announced in due time.
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Baseball, softball react to postponement of the Olympics to 2021

Baseball, softball react to postponement of the Olympics to 2021
25/03/2020
With the outbreak of COVID-19, the world will have to wait one more year for the return of baseball and softball at the Olympics Games at Tokyo 2020.
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Message from the WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari on the postponement of Tokyo 2020

Message from the WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari on the postponement of Tokyo 2020
24/03/2020
President Fraccari said baseball-softball’s anticipated Olympic comeback will have to wait a short while longer but when the ‘Tokyo 2020’ Games do get underway in 2021, they will become the symbol of our global recovery and solidarity, and be one of the greatest worldwide celebrations and most anticipated moments in the history of sport.
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Olympic Baseball, Softball, Tokyo 2020 Games postponed to 2021

Olympic Baseball, Softball, Tokyo 2020 Games postponed to 2021
24/03/2020
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will be rescheduled to a date beyond 2020, but not later than summer 2021, to safeguard the health of the athletes, everybody involved in the Olympic Games and the international community.
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Baseball still active during the coronavirus lockdown

Baseball still active during the coronavirus lockdown
24/03/2020
The town of Codogno is quarantined, but you still can play-catch at the limits of the red zone. That's what Paolo and Filippo, two players, decided to do. Other baseball players and fans have followed their example.
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One month ago: Re-live the best plays of the U-18 Men’s Softball World Cup

One month ago: Re-live the best plays of the U-18 Men’s Softball World Cup
22/03/2020
The exciting U-18 Men’s Softball World Cup in Palmerston North gathered 12 nations across the globe.
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Baseball still making headlines in Japan with NPB games in fan-less stadiums

Baseball still making headlines in Japan with NPB games in fan-less stadiums
21/03/2020
Former MLB third baseman Brandon Laird hit a gigantic home run for the Chiba Lotte Marines against the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks at the PayPay Dome. Enough for talking baseball again.
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