USA Baseball announces Roster for 18U Baseball World Championship

28/08/2012

FULLERTON, Calif. – On Tuesday night, USA Baseball announced its final roster for the 2012 IBAF 18U Baseball World Championships in Seoul, South Korea. The final roster includes 20 players from eight different states.

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Baseball Canada announces Roster for IBAF 18U Baseball World Championship

27/08/2012

OTTAWA- Baseball Canada announced today the 20-player Junior National Team roster that will represent Canada at the IBAF 18U Baseball World Championships August 30th-Septmember 8th in Seoul, South Korea.

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Venezuela upsets Cuba to win I IBAF 15U Baseball World Championship

27/08/2012

Chihuahua (Mexico). Venezuela upset Cuba in the Gold Medal Game of the inaugural IBAF 15U Baseball World Championship in Chihuahua, Cuauhtémoc and Parral, Mexico. The South Americans handed the heavy favorite its first loss in the tournament with a 10-2 blowout on Sunday evening at Chihuahua Stadium. Cuba had won all games prior to the final, including an 11-5 victory over Venezuela in the second round.

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15U BWC: Chinese Taipei takes home Bronze

27/08/2012

Chinese Taipei has captured the bronze medal at the I IBAF 15U Baseball World Championship. They defeated host Mexico 6-1 on Sunday afternoon in Chihuahua to claim third place in the final standings.

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15U BWC: Brazil finishes 5th in Mexico

27/08/2012

Brazil defeated Nicaragua 9-7 on Sunday morning in Chihuahua to finish in fifth place at the I IBAF 15U Baseball World Championship. Three runs in the bottom of the seventh inning broke a 6-6 tie and gave the South Americans the decisive lead. Nicaragua has to settle for sixth in the tournament.

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Cuba playing Venezuela for Gold in Chihuahua

26/08/2012

Chihuahua (Mexico). Cuba and Venezuela will play in the Gold Medal Game at the I IBAF 15U Baseball World Championship in Chihuahua, Mexico. Cuba remained undefeated thanks to a walk-off victory over Mexico on Saturday evening. With the victory they also knocked off the host from the championship game, as they fell into a tiebreaker with Venezuela and Chinese Taipei.

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15U BWC: Cuba stuns Mexico with Rally in Ninth

26/08/2012

Cuba literally walked away with a 6-5 win on Saturday evening after a thrilling ending against Mexico. A bases loaded walk by Luis Robert capped a three-run rally in the bottom of the ninth, which turned a 3-5 deficit into a victory.

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15U BWC: Argentina, Honduras win in Group 2

26/08/2012

Honduras clinches seventh place in I IBAF 15U Baseball World Championship with victory over Germany

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15U BWC: Venezuela shuts out Brazil

26/08/2012

Venezuela shut out Brazil 10-0 in seven innings on Saturday morning in Chihuahua to keep their hopes alive to reach the Gold Medal Game. Luis Arraez was the big star of the game, throwing seven scoreless innings of five-hit ball. He struck out seven batters and allowed just one extra base hit.

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15U BWC: Seven-Run Rally helps Chinese Taipei in Comeback Win

26/08/2012

Chinese Taipei scored seven runs in the second to erase a 1-6 deficit in a 13-6 win against Nicaragua on Saturday afternoon. It was the final second-round matchup for both teams at the I IBAF 15U Baseball World Championship in Chihuahua, Mexico. They now await their fate for Sunday’s final day of the competition.

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Cuba still the leader in 15U Baseball World Championship

25/08/2012

Chinese Taipei beat Brasil (10-4). The Far East team took the lead in the first out of a triple by leadoff Chang Wei Shen and went 2-0 in the third with another triple by Hung Chen Wei. Chinese Taipei is now tied in third place.

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15U BWC: Cuba beats Venezuela and secures the gold medal game

25/08/2012

Cuba remains undefeated in the 15U Baseball World Championship with a sound 11-5 victory against Venezuela and clinches access to Sunday’s gold medal game.

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15U BWC: Mexico beats Nicaragua and is in second place

25/08/2012

A strong start set the pace for Mexico win (16-4) over Nicaragua. A6 run first inning, highlighted by a 3 run batted in double by Botello, was the key. Botello was the first of 5 mexican pitchers to take the mound and struck out 7 in 3 innings. Reliever Erick Casillas was credited with the win.

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15U BWC: Day 3 for places between 7 and 15

25/08/2012

In the games for seeding from 7 trough 12 Italy defeated Germany(16-6) scoring 8 runs in the 8th and 5 in the 9th at bat. Germany was plagued by defensive errors. Italy’s Sergio Cestarelli got 3RBIs and picked up the win pitching 1.2 innings.

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15U BWC: Chinese Taipei defeats 10-4 a solid Brazil

25/08/2012

Chinese Taipei defeated Brazil in the third day of the second round of the 15U Baseball World Championship in Chihuahua with a score of 10-4.

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