GameTime Classics | Episode 67: Panama, Dominican Republic deliver thriller at WBSC U-15 Baseball World Cup 2018

GameTime Classics | Episode 67: Panama, Dominican Republic deliver thriller at WBSC U-15 Baseball World Cup 2018
30/05/2020
The two National Teams faced each other on the last day of the Super Round.
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Fans' cheers from home to deliver buzz in empty NPB stadiums

Fans' cheers from home to deliver buzz in empty NPB stadiums
29/05/2020
With no fans currently allowed in the stadium, a major tech company has developed an app to allow fans to cheer remotely for their favourite NPB teams. The league targets 5,000 fans by 10 July and venues at half capacity by 1 August.
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Europe: Lithuanian baseball season to open in June, Italian league pushed back to July

Europe: Lithuanian baseball season to open in June, Italian league pushed back to July
29/05/2020
Lithuania will start the season on 13 June, while Italy has pushed back their Opening Day to 10 July.
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GameTime Classics | Episode 65: Relive emotional WBSC U-12 Baseball World Cup 2017 Final

GameTime Classics | Episode 65: Relive emotional WBSC U-12 Baseball World Cup 2017 Final
28/05/2020
Hosts Chinese Taipei and USA battled for the U-12 World Title in front of a sell-out crowd of 9,500 in Tainan.
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WBSC issues guidelines for a safe return of baseball/softball activity in new COVID-19 world

WBSC issues guidelines for a safe return of baseball/softball activity in new COVID-19 world
28/05/2020
Recommendations have been set in accordance with the World Health Organization’s guidance for large sporting events, as baseball and softball bodies, leagues and other stakeholders plan their return to action.
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'El Presidente' Dennis Martinez launches GoFundMe campaign for doctors, nurses in his native Nicaragua

'El Presidente' Dennis Martinez launches GoFundMe campaign for doctors, nurses in his native Nicaragua
27/05/2020
The famed former pitching ace, one of the 23 pitchers to throw a perfect game in MLB history, believes front line health workers in Nicaragua need urgent support.
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GameTime Classics | Episode 63: Canada, Japan battle in WBSC Women's Baseball World Cup 2018

GameTime Classics | Episode 63: Canada, Japan battle in WBSC Women's Baseball World Cup 2018
26/05/2020
The defending World Champions in women's baseball were challenged for the first time in the tournament. The match developed into a sports drama.
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Netherlands will have a 'great team' in Final Olympic Baseball Qualifier, says Randolph Oduber

Netherlands will have a 'great team' in Final Olympic Baseball Qualifier, says Randolph Oduber
26/05/2020
Oduber, a member of the WBSC Athletes Commission, has played for the Dutch National Baseball Team since 2013.
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Former IBAF Vice President, Japan baseball leader Masatake Matsuda dies

Former IBAF Vice President, Japan baseball leader Masatake Matsuda dies
25/05/2020
Matsuda advocated for the introduction of the international tiebreaker, which was implemented at the Beijing 2008 Olympics, the first major baseball event to apply the extra-inning rule.
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Japan's NPB to open season on 19 June, stadiums will be closed to the public

Japan's NPB to open season on 19 June, stadiums will be closed to the public
25/05/2020
The decision came after a virtual meeting between NPB Commissioner Atsushi Saito and representatives of the 12 teams
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Taiwan's high school baseball championship set to open, will help form team for U-18 World Cup qualifier

Taiwan's high school baseball championship set to open, will help form team for U-18 World Cup qualifier
25/05/2020
The 19-team, 11-day event will begin on 28 May and will help Chinese Taipei select its team for the U-18 Asian Baseball Championship, a qualifier for next year's WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup in Florida.
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GameTime Classics | Episode 61: Japan, Spain thrill at WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019

GameTime Classics | Episode 61: Japan, Spain thrill at WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019
24/05/2020
World No. 1 Samurai Japan faced newcomer Spain to open their WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019. The game would turn into an unexpected breathtaker.
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GameTime Classics | Episode 59: Watch the bronze medal game of WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019 - AUS v KOR

GameTime Classics | Episode 59: Watch the bronze medal game of WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019 - AUS v KOR
22/05/2020
Nine pitchers would take the mound during an emotional game between Australia and U-18 World Cup host Korea.
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Nicaragua suspends the 'Germán Pomares' National Baseball Championship due to COVID-19

Nicaragua suspends the 'Germán Pomares' National Baseball Championship due to COVID-19
22/05/2020
The plan is to resume play on Friday, 5 June. Before the suspension, Santos Jarquín pitcher the first no-hitter of the season
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Federation Focus: Australian baseball is thriving from youth to pro levels

Federation Focus: Australian baseball is thriving from youth to pro levels
22/05/2020
Baseball was introduced in Australia in the 1850s by gold miners. We look at how it evolved, leading to the current Australian Baseball League and the discovery of Baseball5.
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