Peravia wins U-12 Dominican Baseball Championship 2022

Peravia wins U-12 Dominican Baseball Championship 2022
17/05/2022
The country's National Federation has named 60 players as a pre-selection for the U-12 National Team.


Schedule, live-stream announced for South American Women’s Softball Championship in Buenos Aires

Schedule, live-stream announced for South American Women’s Softball Championship in Buenos Aires
17/05/2022
Argentina, Brazil, Curaçao, Guatemala, Peru and Argentina U-21 will compete in the regional tournament hosted in Buenos Aires from 4-11 June. All games will be live-streamed.


Cuba wins inaugural Caribbean Women's Baseball Cup, Puerto Rico second, Dominican Republic third

Cuba wins inaugural Caribbean Women's Baseball Cup, Puerto Rico second, Dominican Republic third
16/05/2022
Cuba also earned two individual awards: Glenda Donet (MVP) and Eliyannis Estupiñán (best hitter). Puerto Rico's Janiliz Rivera earned the best pitcher award.


Youth sport: Miranda wins Venezuelan U-15 baseball title; Dominican Republic U-12 National Championship set to open

Youth sport: Miranda wins Venezuelan U-15 baseball title; Dominican Republic U-12 National Championship set to open
12/05/2022
The Venezuelan youth national championship served as a platform for the selection of their U-15 National Team. Seventeen provinces will play in San Pedro de Macoris for the Dominican U-12 title.


3x WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup alum, Canadian Josh Naylor makes MLB history

3x WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup alum, Canadian Josh Naylor makes MLB history
11/05/2022
2012 WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup players Nayor and Shohei Ohtani both blasted their first-ever MLB grand slams on Monday, 9 May.


Puerto Rico beats Dominican Republic in Women's Caribbean Baseball Cup opener

Puerto Rico beats Dominican Republic in Women's Caribbean Baseball Cup opener
10/05/2022
The tournament, a warm-up for the WBSC Women's World Cup Americas Qualifier, will last through 14 May; Cuba is also participating.


WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari signs new MOU with Cuba

WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari signs new MOU with Cuba
05/05/2022
The deal seals a shared commitment and honours the work of the late Higinio Velez and Ernesto Reinoso. Fraccari also met the President of the Republic of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez.


Kelsie Whitmore: WBSC Women's Baseball World Cup star becomes first woman to start a game in MLB's partner Atlantic League of Professional Baseball

Kelsie Whitmore: WBSC Women's Baseball World Cup star becomes first woman to start a game in MLB's partner Atlantic League of Professional Baseball
02/05/2022
The 24-year-old played in three editions of the Women's Baseball World Cup for USA - 2014, 2016 and 2018. She played left-field and batted ninth for the Staten Island FerryHawks on Sunday, 1 May having played college softball for the famed Cal State Fullerton programme from 2017 to 2020.


Venezuela's Aracelis Léon becomes first woman to serve as COPABE president

Venezuela's Aracelis Léon becomes first woman to serve as COPABE president
02/05/2022
WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari congratulated Léon for uniting the 31 member Federations while the new COPABE President said: "This is the first step towards the success of the WBSC Americas project".


Argentina, Canada, Cuba, USA qualify for the WBSC Men’s Softball World Cup 2022 in New Zealand

Argentina, Canada, Cuba, USA qualify for the WBSC Men’s Softball World Cup 2022 in New Zealand
30/04/2022
The four qualified nations will represent the Americas in the upcoming WBSC Men’s Softball World Cup, and will join world No. 3 Australia, No. 4 Czech Republic, No. 5 New Zealand, No. 9 Denmark, and No. 10 South Africa in the flagship men’s softball event. The remaining teams will be two teams from the Asian qualifier and a wild card.