Fair Ball: From Canada to Uganda

03/04/2012

Team Canada’s first game at the 2011 Little League World Series in Williamsport, PA was scheduled to be against Team Uganda. But just before last summer’s tournament, the African nation’s teenaged players were denied entry-visas into the United States.

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Sinon Bulls storm back to win CPBL thriller

03/04/2012

Down by 7-1 in the 3rd inning, the Sinon Bulls players gave a gutsy performance in storming back to defeat the Brother Elephants 11-8 in a key CPBL (Chinese Professional Baseball League) contest in the final week of March.

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Transpacific Field of Dreams

02/04/2012

“Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball.” This famous observation was made in 1954 by Jacques Barzun, a French-born scholar of American culture, and highlights the game’s special connection to some inner cores of American civilization.

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Toronto Blue Jays agree to sponsorship deal with Baseball Canada

31/03/2012

Building off of the agreement with Little League Baseball Canada and continuing with its commitment to amateur baseball in Canada, the TORONTO BLUE JAYS have partnered with Baseball Canada on a sponsorship package for all National Programs.

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Japanese Officials with Eye on Metal Bat Performance

Japanese Officials with Eye on Metal Bat Performance
30/03/2012

Kazu TAWA, IBAF 1st Vice President, Koji Aso, IBAF Technical Commission, Ms. Megumi Kitta, IBAF Athlete Commission, Kazuhiro Tanabe, Director of Japan High School Baseball Federation and Masayuki Naito, Secretary General of Baseball Federation of Japan were guests of Mizuno’s Yoro Office in Gifu Prefecture on March 23, 2012 and inspected BBCOR (Bat-Ball Coefficient Of Restitution) Testing machine imported from U.S.A.

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Pakistan wins 10th West Asia Baseball Cup

Pakistan wins 10th West Asia Baseball Cup
29/03/2012

LAHORE, March 28: Heroics efforts by pitchers Ihsanullah helped Pakistan to win the 10th West Asia Baseball Cup, after chalking-up a 4-1 win against Sri Lanka in the last league match at the Punjab Stadium here on Wednesday.

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Iran wins Bronze Medal in 10th West Asia Baseball Cup at Punjab Stadium

27/03/2012

LAHORE, March 27: Iran routed out Afghanistan 14-0 to secure the third position in the 10th West Asia Baseball Cup at the Punjab Stadium here on Tuesday.

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More than 1,300 Players, Coaches and Managers Pledge Record $2.28 Million to Baseball Assistance Team During the 2012 Spring Training Fundraising Tour

27/03/2012

MLB All-Stars Take To Twitter to Acknowledge @BATcharity; New York Yankees and Arizona Diamondbacks Named Recipients of 2012 Bobby Murcer Award

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A new manual for players and coaches in Chinese Taipei

27/03/2012

After almost 2 years of work, the Chinese Taipei Baseball Assocation (CTBA) has developed a manual of basic skill training to improve game competitiveness and standard of play. Targeted for coaches who work in amateur leagues and school teams, the new manual is a guide on teaching the fundamentals of baseball to young players.

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Sri Lanka beats Afghanistan at West Asia Baseball Cup

Sri Lanka beats Afghanistan at West Asia Baseball Cup
26/03/2012

LAHORE, March 26: Fine performance by batters and pitchers helped Sri Lanka to earn second consecutive win, outclassing Afghanistan 14-1 on the fourth day of the 10th West Asia Baseball Cup at the Punjab Stadium here on Monday.

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Sri Lanka wins over Iran at West Asia Baseball Cup

Sri Lanka wins over Iran at West Asia Baseball Cup
26/03/2012

Like Pakistan, Sri Lanka also made a fine start into the 10th West Asia Baseball Cup. Registering a 15-0 win over the Islamic Republic of Iran in their opening match at Punjab Stadium here on Sunday.

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Japanese National High School Baseball Invitational Tournament gets underway

Japanese National High School Baseball Invitational Tournament gets underway
26/03/2012

Captain Akira Abe of Ishinomaki Techincal High School, representing the 32 teams chosen to join the 84th Championship delivered an emotional players’ oath at the opening ceremony at Hanshin Koshien Studium in Nishinomiya on March 21, 2012.

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Pakistan shuts out Afghanistan on 2nd Day of West Asia Baseball Cup

Pakistan shuts out Afghanistan on 2nd Day of West Asia Baseball Cup
24/03/2012

LAHORE, March 24: A grand slam hit by Umair Bhatti was the significant performance in Pakistan another convincing 18-0 win in the 10th West-Asia Baseball Cup against Afghanistan at the Punjab Stadium here on Saturday.

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Scott Brosius returns to lead USA Baseball’s 18U Team

Scott Brosius returns to lead USA Baseball’s 18U Team
23/03/2012

DURHAM, N.C. — USA Baseball announced Friday that Scott Brosius will return in 2012 as manager of the 18U National Team. The former Yankee, and three-time World Series champion, led the 18U Team to a 9-0 record and a gold medal in the 2011 COPABE 18U/AAA Pan American Championships.

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MLB launches Prospect League for unsigned amateur players in the Dominican Republic

23/03/2012

Press Release Major League Baseball Major League Baseball will launch a new league that will provide a neutral forum for Major League organizations and scouts to observe the top unsigned amateur players in the Dominican Republic, it was announced today. In addition to featuring players that will become eligible to sign after July 2nd, the […]

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