First Round underway in Phoenix and San Juan

08/03/2013

Phoenix/San Juan/Tokyo. After the first round of the 2013 World Baseball Classic got finished in Pools A and B on Wednesday, the preliminary phase gets underway in Phoenix and San Juan. Italy shocked Mexico with a late rally to deliver the first big surprise of the tournament. In the second matchup on Thursday the Dominican Republic slugged their way past Venezuela.

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Barcelona will host IBAF Umpire Camp

07/03/2013

The IBAF Umpiring Commisision will hold an Umpire Camp in Barcelona, Spain. The Camp will open on July 10 and close on July 14, 2013.

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WBC First Round in San Juan and Phoenix gets started

06/03/2013

Fukuoka/San Juan/Phoenix. Cuba defeated Japan on Wednesday to conclude the first round Pool A in Fukuoka as the number-one seed. Both teams will advance to the second round joined by Chinese Taipei and the Netherlands from Pool B. Games at the Tokyo Dome start on Friday.

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Chinese Taipei, Netherlands advance to Tokyo Dome at WBC

05/03/2013

Fukuoka/Taichung. Chinese Tapei and IBAF 2011 Baseball World Cup winner the Netherlands are joining Cuba and Japan in the second round of the 2013 World Baseball Classic at the Tokyo Dome (March 8 to 12) in Tokyo, Japan. The Dutch team beat Australia in the afternoon game at Intercontinental Stadium in Taichung on Tuesday to finish the first round in second place. Chinese Taipei lost to Korea, but still was ranked first in Pool B due to the tiebreaker. In Pool A China celebrated a late comeback to get its first win in the tournament.

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WBC: Netherlands advance by dropping Australia 4-1 in Pool B

05/03/2013

Taichung. Behind the solid pitching of starter Rob Cordemans and an early hitting outburst, the Netherlands dropped Australia 4-1 in WBC Pool B final day action.

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Day 4 at the 13th ISF Men’s Softball World Championship

Day 4 at the 13th ISF Men’s Softball World Championship
04/03/2013

Argentina 11 vs. Netherlands 1 Argentina made it three wins from four games when they toppled the Netherlands 11-1 this morning. That win has the team on course to finish third in their pool. But it also includes the Black Sox, who they play tomorrow. The chief destroyer for Argentina was its lead-off batter, Fernando […]

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WBC: Chinese Taipei bang up Dutch 8-3 in Pool B

03/03/2013

Taichung. In the battle of undefeated teams, Chinese Taipei banged up the Netherlands 8-3 in Day 2 action of WBC Pool B in Taichung City.

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Day 3 at the 13th ISF Men’s Softball World Championship

Day 3 at the 13th ISF Men’s Softball World Championship
03/03/2013

Canada 6 v. Mexico 0 Canada continued their game-by-game approach to the 2013 Tradestaff World Softball Championships as they notched up their third win in as many games at the tournament at Rosedale Park in Auckland. The side, which on the opening night of the tournament were given a wake-up call when they had to […]

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Favorites on Track in Pools A and B of World Baseball Classic

03/03/2013

Fukuoka/Taichung. Day two of the first round in Pool A and B at the 2013 World Baseball Classic is in the books. Pool A at the Yahoo! Dome in Fukuoka saw no surprise on Sunday, as Cuba entered the tournament with a win over Brazil and Japan downed China for its second victory. At Intercontinental Stadium in Taichung, Chinese Taipei won the battle of undefeated teams in Pool B against the Netherlands to earn their second win.

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WBC: Netherlands stun Korea with shutout

02/03/2013

Taichung. 2011 IBAF Baseball World Cup winner Netherlands had a perfect start into the 2013 World Baseball Classic. They defeated Korea 5-0 behind a strong pitching performance in the evening game of day one of Pool B at Intercontinental Stadium in Taichung.

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