WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari honours 60th anniversary of Cuba's national baseball league

WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari honours 60th anniversary of Cuba's national baseball league
17/01/2022
He presented awards to the National Institute of Sports (INDER), the National Olympic Committee. The 61st edition will open on 23 January.


Venezuela to select U-12 Baseball National Team from first-ever U-11 National Championship

Venezuela to select U-12 Baseball National Team from first-ever U-11 National Championship
13/01/2022
Twelve teams are down to the second phase, the group winners will compete for the national title in February


Colombian Professional Baseball League final series to open on 15 January

Colombian Professional Baseball League final series to open on 15 January
13/01/2022
The Vaqueros de Monteria will challenge defending champions Caimanes de Barranquilla. WBSC U-23 Baseball World Cup All-World Team players highlight the rosters.


Cuba to honour 60th anniversary of its National Baseball League ahead of 61st season

Cuba to honour 60th anniversary of its National Baseball League ahead of 61st season
12/01/2022
WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari will attend the league ceremony on 14 January. Cuba considers baseball a National Cultural Heritage.


Three former players join USA Baseball Board of Directors

Three former players join USA Baseball Board of Directors
11/01/2022
The three alums are ESPN analyst Jenny Dalton-Hill, inaugural WBSC Premier12 silver medalist Jacob May, and Olympic gold medalist Ernie Young.


Rachel Balkovec becomes first female manager in USA affiliated baseball

Rachel Balkovec becomes first female manager in USA affiliated baseball
10/01/2022
The 34-year old previously served as a minor league hitting coach.


Puerto Rico Double-A Baseball League to open on 27 February

Puerto Rico Double-A Baseball League to open on 27 February
05/01/2022
At the end of the regular season, each group will compete in the best-of-five semifinals to advance to the best-of-seven final.


Global Game Podcast: Baseball5 is ‘the most beautiful thing that ever happened to me’ - Cuba star Briandy Molina

Global Game Podcast: Baseball5 is ‘the most beautiful thing that ever happened to me’ - Cuba star Briandy Molina
29/12/2021
Molina was the guest of the December edition of The Global Game, where he spoke passionately about Baseball5 and its origins, its main characteristics and the exceptional growth of the discipline in a very short period of time.


Sixty of the top players in the US to showcase in All-American Women's Baseball Classic in January

Sixty of the top players in the US to showcase in All-American Women's Baseball Classic in January
20/12/2021
The AAGPBL was formed in 1943 when the Chicago Cubs owner Phillip Wrigley realized Major League Baseball (MLB) was facing depleted rosters as a result of the war effort.


USA Softball Hall of Famer, past president ET Colvin passes away at 70

USA Softball Hall of Famer, past president ET Colvin passes away at 70
10/12/2021
He had an 18-year playing career and was a USA Softball National Hall of Fame Commissioner before serving as the president for two terms.