CPBL: Sinon Bulls slugger Lin leads All-Star roster

03/06/2012

Potential roster for CPBL (Chinese Professional Baseball League) All-Star Game was announced earlier this week.

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Canadian Juniors and Mariners play to a draw

31/05/2012

Guerra, DR-The Junior National Team scored twice in the top of the eighth inning only to see the Seattle Mariners Dominican prospects respond with two runs of their own in the bottom of the inning as both teams played to a 6-6 tie.

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Chinese Taipei, Korea and Japan To Compete in Deaf Baseball

Chinese Taipei, Korea and Japan To Compete in Deaf Baseball
26/05/2012

Tokyo. Deaf Baseball will be played as a demonstration sport for 3 days at the 7th Asia Pacific Deaf Games in Seoul which will be held from 26 May 2012 to 2 June 2012 (8 days) hosted by Korea Deaf Sports Federation (KDSF) http://www.seoul2012.com/

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Liddi becomes second Italian-born Major Leaguer with Grand Slam

25/05/2012

Third baseman Alex Liddi of the Seattle Mariners became just the second Italian-born Major Leaguer to hit a grand slam in Major League Baseball. He did it during a 5-1 win over the Texas Rangers in Safeco Field in Seattle on Wednesday (video on MLB.com). Reno Bertoia of the Detroit Tigers had accomplished this feat in 1958.

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Baseball and softball don’t have yet a joint bid for Olympic reinstatement

25/05/2012

International Olympic Commitee (IOC) President Jacques Rogge postponed his press conference from 6.30 to 8.30 pm and, in the end, did not have the big news for baseball and softball fans around the world.

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Newsmakers believe there will be changes in the Olympic program

24/05/2012

Ed Hula, the editor of the “Around the Rings” magazine moderated the Newsmaker breakfast in the press briefing room of the SportAccord Convention in Quebec City (Canada).

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President Fraccari meets new IOC Executive member Ching Kuo Wu

23/05/2012

During the SportAccord Convention in Quebec City (Canada) key positions within the international sport movement were covered.

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Olympic Day in Stockholm with Baseball and Softball

23/05/2012

In celebrating the 100-year anniversary of the 1912 Olympic Games in Stockholm, Sweden, the Swedish Olympic Committee is running a project called “Olympic Day” where school kids can meet Olympians, try different sports and challenge themselves by being active in sports.

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The IBAF booth opened at the SportAccord exhibition

23/05/2012

The IBAF booth (number 91) at the exhibition of the SportAccordConvention in Quebec City (Canada) has enjoyed a satisfactory number of visitors after it opened in the morning of Tuesday May 22.

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CTBA – Kaohsiung City team captures Hua Nan Cup

CTBA – Kaohsiung City team captures Hua Nan Cup
22/05/2012

In the final of the AA-level Hua Nan Cup tournament played on May 21, Kaohsiung City team defeated Taitung County with a 10-5 result.

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SportAccord Convention strengthens the relation between NPB and the IBAF

22/05/2012

Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) is the professional organization that mostly helped NPB during their visit to the IBAF booth at SportAccord (Di Luca prod)the International Baseball Federation (IBAF) to organize and promote the presence of baseball at the tenth SportAccord Convention.

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New baseball stadium near Paris inaugurated

New baseball stadium near Paris inaugurated
22/05/2012

Another new international baseball stadium was inaugurated in Europe on Wednesday. After new ballparks were built in Brest (Belarus), Mainz (Germany), Sundbyberg (Sweden) and Parma (Italy) in recent years, a new field was inaugurated in Senart (France) a couple of kilometers south of Paris, raising the prospects for more elite level baseball events in France and Europe.

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IBAF Scoring Clinic in Mexico at End of June

20/05/2012

The International Baseball Federation (IBAF) is glad to confirm that the IBAF will hold a Scoring Clinic in Chihuahua, Mexico, from June 28 to July 1, 2012.

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A delegation of the IBAF will attend the SportAccord Convention

20/05/2012

A delegation of the International Baseball Federation (IBAF), including President Riccardo Fraccari and Executive Director Roberto Fabbricini will attend the Sport Accord Convention in Quebec City (Canada) from Sunday May 20 through Friday May 25.

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The IBAF will launch soon a section of the site dedicated to umpires

20/05/2012

The IBAF has been working in the last couple of months on a project for a section of this web site dedicated to the umpires. The tool will be available to registered users only.

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