President Fraccari attends the Awarding of Jacques Rogge in Rome

President Fraccari attends the Awarding of Jacques Rogge in Rome
15/05/2012

The IOC President, in the final 16 months, received the “Onesti” prize, dedicated to the memory of former Italian Olympic Committee President

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CTBA: 14 youth teams vie for AA-level “Hua Nan Cup” winner

15/05/2012

Games get started this past week for the AA-level national championship in Chinese Taipei. This youth baseball competition, designated as “Hua Nan Cup”, will play the final on Sunday, May 20.

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Most Lopsided Game in Baseball Playoff History

11/05/2012

Ciego de Avila’s 20-0 “super knockout” thrashing of Granma in last night’s Oriental League opening semifinals contest was hardly very gripping or even faintly artistic. But it certainly was a game that put several dents in the professional baseball record books.

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MLB, Players Trust and State Farm team up with Habitat for Humanity to help rebuilding efforts in Joplin, MO and Tuscaloosa, AL

11/05/2012

Major League Baseball (MLB), the Players Trust and State Farm® are teaming up with Habitat for Humanity International in an effort to build new homes with families in Joplin, Missouri and Tuscaloosa, Alabama, which were two of the communities devastated by the tornadoes in April and May of 2011. Nine homes will be built in these communities – five in Joplin; four in Tuscaloosa, with two of them to be framed near Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City in the backdrop of the 83rd MLB All-Star Game.

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500 Boys and Girls enjoy Baseball in School Tournament in Navarra, Spain

500 Boys and Girls enjoy Baseball in School Tournament in Navarra, Spain
10/05/2012

During Easter holidays, the Navarra Baseball and Softball Federation organized the 6th edition of the Baseball Schools Tournament, in which more than 500 boys and girls enjoy playing baseball in a fantastic baseball event.

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CPBL: seventh victory for Kamada Yuya

08/05/2012

Starting pitcher Kamada Yuya gave another fine performance in leading his Uni-President Lions team to an 8-2 triumph over the Brother Elephants this past weekend.

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IBAF TC Clinic to be held in Japan, August 23-26

08/05/2012

The International Baseball Federation (IBAF) will be holding the 2012 edition of an educational clinic for Technical Commissioners in Japan, August 23 – 26. The clinic will be organized in the aim of developing baseball experts that are capable of working at an IBAF official competition and looks to strengthen the presence of commissioners from Asian Region a traditional baseball powerhouse.

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Cuban League Quarterfinals Produce Only Small Surprises

08/05/2012

You have to hand it to Victor Mesa – the legitimate headline grabber of this year’s National Series baseball season. This truly has been “The Year of Matanzas” and “The Year of Victor Mesa.”

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Bellevue Scholarship for Kiwi de Klerk

07/05/2012

In February, the 6-foot-1, 210-pound (95 kg) catcher of the 18-and-under Junior Diamondblacks signed a letter of intent to develop his baseball skills at Bellevue College, a two-year post-secondary school in Washington state.

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Baseball Park Construction Event in Vietnam

Baseball Park Construction Event in Vietnam
07/05/2012

Baseball Federation of Asia (BFA), President Mr. Kang dispatched secretary general(Mr. Lee, Sanghyun) and chairman of technical committee(Mr. Heo, Kooyoun) to Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam in order to participate in the Baseball park construction event as a set of development activities to disseminate baseball in Asia.

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Baseball Canada announces Women’s National Team Roster for Cuban ‘Triangle’ Series

04/05/2012

OTTAWA-Baseball Canada is pleased to announce the names of 20 players that will travel to Cuba June 7th-14th to participate in the Cuban ‘Triangle’ Series.

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India hosts 15U Asian Baseball Championship

India hosts 15U Asian Baseball Championship
30/04/2012

Japan, Chinese Taipei, India, Korea, Nepal, Pakistan, the Philippines, and Thailand will play at the 7th BFA 15U Championship at Barabati Stadium Cuttack, from November 5 to 11, 2012 by invitation of Amateur Baseball Federation of India.

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Try Outs for the MLB European Academy will happen in May

28/04/2012

Major League Baseball will host in Tirrenia (Italy) from August 1st through August 17th the 8th edition of their Camp for european prospects. It’s the same Camp where the course to the Big Leagues was set in the Summer of 2005 for Alex Liddi.

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World Children’s Baseball Fair from July 22 to 30

25/04/2012

The 2012 edition of the World Children’s Baseball Fair (WCBF) will be held in Mie, Nara and Wakayama Japan from July 22 to 30. Over 300 children from 15 countries and regions will be attending the event to learn the proper mechanics of baseball fundamentals.

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Cuban League Quarterfinals Open with Four Intriguing Matchups

25/04/2012

by Peter C. Bjarkman The just-concluded fifty-first edition of the Cuban National Series was packed with plenty of unprecedented twists and a full measure of substantial surprises. Now a renewal of post-season action promises to prolong this special brand of Cuban baseball excitement. Most attention likely will be focused squarely on the Occidental League where […]

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