Olympic softball preview: Italy to take on USA, Canada in Florida

Olympic softball preview: Italy to take on USA, Canada in Florida
08/04/2021
Italy will travel to the US from 13-29 April, ahead of the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games softball event.
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Swiss Baseball Softball Federation to live-stream Awards Night on 9 April

Swiss Baseball Softball Federation to live-stream Awards Night on 9 April
08/04/2021
The opening weekend of the top baseball and softball leagues has been delayed amid a surge of COVID-19 cases
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43 teams compete India’s Men's, Women's National Softball Championships

43 teams compete India’s Men's, Women's National Softball Championships
08/04/2021
In all, 20 teams participated in the women’s tournament and 23 in the men’s competition.
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World Health Day: WBSC Vice-President Beatrice Allen urges baseball-softball to help create/sustain healthier future for all

World Health Day: WBSC Vice-President Beatrice Allen urges baseball-softball to help create/sustain healthier future for all
07/04/2021
On World Health Day, World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Vice-President and Chair of the WBSC Diversity and Inclusivity Commission, Beatrice Allen, reaffirms the international federation’s support for the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) campaign to build a fairer, healthier future for everyone.
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Manager Fernando Tatis invites 40 players to Dominican Republic camp as nation eyes Olympic baseball qualifier in June

Manager Fernando Tatis invites 40 players to Dominican Republic camp as nation eyes Olympic baseball qualifier in June
07/04/2021
The former star has invited 40 players -- including those with extensive MLB experience -- to national team camp.
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MLB rosters, broadcast partners showcase globalization of baseball

MLB rosters, broadcast partners showcase globalization of baseball
07/04/2021
Games will be broadcasted in 15 different languages to 223 countries or territories. The 28.3% of players on the active MLB rosters or on injured lists were born outside the United States.
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Granma wins 60th Cuban National Baseball Series in six games

Granma wins 60th Cuban National Baseball Series in six games
06/04/2021
Slugger Guillermo Garcia earned MVP honours. WBSC's Game Time video streaming channel enjoyed its highest viewership numbers.
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Mike Scioscia to manage the US National Team in WBSC Baseball Americas Olympic Qualifier

Mike Scioscia to manage the US National Team in WBSC Baseball Americas Olympic Qualifier
06/04/2021
Scioscia and the US Men's National Team will be looking to earn a ticket to the Tokyo Olympics at the upcoming WBSC Baseball Americas Qualifier in Florida this June.
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Juan Gonzalez 'confident' Puerto Rico will qualify for Tokyo Olympics as team opens camp

Juan Gonzalez 'confident' Puerto Rico will qualify for Tokyo Olympics as team opens camp
06/04/2021
Manager Juan 'Igor' Gonzalez will cut the roster to 24 before the Caribbean Baseball Cup. "We have a lot of talent. I'm confident we will qualify for the Tokyo Olympics," the former MLB star commented.


Jiangsu wins 12th consecutive Chinese Women’s National Softball Championship

Jiangsu wins 12th consecutive Chinese Women’s National Softball Championship
06/04/2021
Jiangsu’s dominance in the national championship began in 2010. Last year, the final game between Jiangsu and Sichuan was decided in extra innings, with a 8-7, walk-off win. This year’s final between these two teams ended very differently.
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Japan Softball League 2021 season kicks off, Olympic ace Yukiko Ueno injured in opening weekend

Japan Softball League 2021 season kicks off, Olympic ace Yukiko Ueno injured in opening weekend
06/04/2021
The veteran ace -- who led Japan to the 2008 gold medal -- is expected to be out for three weeks. All games are being live-streamed through JSL’s website.
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WBSC President Fraccari: Baseball-softball must play its role in building back a better world through sport

WBSC President Fraccari: Baseball-softball must play its role in building back a better world through sport
06/04/2021
In celebration of the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari reiterates the World Baseball Softball Confederation’s (WBSC) commitment to using baseball-softball, and Baseball5 in particular, to help build a fairer, more resilient and equitable world.
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Ten Canadians make MLB opening day rosters

Ten Canadians make MLB opening day rosters
02/04/2021
A couple of Canadian star pitchers will start the 2021 season on the injured list. Six Canadians are on MLB coaching staffs.
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Record 164 USA Baseball National Team alumni feature on MLB opening day rosters

Record 164 USA Baseball National Team alumni feature on MLB opening day rosters
02/04/2021
Eight of these players were on the US roster at the 2019 WBSC Premier12. The Cincinnati Reds lead all teams with 11 US National Team alumni.
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KBO set to open season on Saturday, schedule includes Olympic break

KBO set to open season on Saturday, schedule includes Olympic break
02/04/2021
The schedule includes a break from 19 July to 9 August to allow the reigning Olympic gold medalists -- the Korean National Baseball Team -- to participate in the Tokyo Olympics with the country's best players.
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