Kenya baseball and softball federations team up to develop Baseball5 National Teams

Kenya baseball and softball federations team up to develop Baseball5 National Teams
27/04/2022
The cooperation sees Softball Kenya overseeing the adult Baseball5 National Team, while the Baseball Kenya is responsible for the Youth National Teams. The two baseball and softball leaders explained the reasoning behind this strategy.
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Global Game: Dutch MLB, KBO, NPB pitcher Rick van den Hurk retires

Global Game: Dutch MLB, KBO, NPB pitcher Rick van den Hurk retires
27/04/2022
The 36-year-old right-handed pitcher contributed to two Korean and five Japan Series titles and represented his country in the World Baseball Classic.
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Standard of softball is ‘unbelievable’, says New Zealand National Team captain Cole Evans in latest WBSC podcast

Standard of softball is ‘unbelievable’, says New Zealand National Team captain Cole Evans in latest WBSC podcast
27/04/2022
Host Tyler Maun interviewed Evans in this month’s edition of The Global Game, the WBSC Podcast. “I cannot think about more competitive sort of international scale, really. You’ve got seven or eight teams that are tunning up for the World Cup with a legitimate chance to win.”
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WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup 2017 alums Liberatore, Prieto named MiLB Players of the Week

WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup 2017 alums Liberatore, Prieto named MiLB Players of the Week
26/04/2022
The U-18 Baseball World Cup, along with its continental qualifiers, have consistently featured players who have gone on to become some of the biggest names in the sport.
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Oceania: Australia sweeps New Zealand, qualifies for WBSC U-23 Baseball World Cup 2022

Oceania: Australia sweeps New Zealand, qualifies for WBSC U-23 Baseball World Cup 2022
26/04/2022
The Aussies became the third National Team qualified for the U-23 World Cup, following Germany and the Netherlands. Squads from the Americas (4), Asia (3), and Africa (1), and a wild card are still to be determined.
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Baseball5 in Africa: Zambia Olympic Committee supports Baseball5 with an eye to the Dakar 2026 Youth Olympic Games

Baseball5 in Africa: Zambia Olympic Committee supports Baseball5 with an eye to the Dakar 2026 Youth Olympic Games
25/04/2022
ZBSA Vice President Andrew Zulu said Baseball 5 has the potential to become one of the most celebrated and played sports in the country.
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MLB Cup involves 143 teams, over 1,700 players in Japan

MLB Cup involves 143 teams, over 1,700 players in Japan
25/04/2022
MLB Cups happened also in China, Korea and India during the 2021 season.
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Baseball, softball season opens in West Africa's Ivory Coast

Baseball, softball season opens in West Africa's Ivory Coast
22/04/2022
The country's national baseball and softball federation introduced the sport to 100 new players on the occasion of Opening Day.
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Haarlem Baseball Week in Netherlands returns to the international calendar

Haarlem Baseball Week in Netherlands returns to the international calendar
22/04/2022
The 2020 edition was cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The six participants are Japan, USA, Netherlands, Cuba, Italy and Curaçao.
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Pan Am qualifier for Men's Softball World Cup 2022 to open Sunday in Argentina

Pan Am qualifier for Men's Softball World Cup 2022 to open Sunday in Argentina
22/04/2022
The tournament will have 10 participating teams which will compete for four spots in the WBSC Men’s Softball World Cup, along with continental multi-sports events.
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