01/08/2012 2 Minute Read

MLB European Academy 2012 in Tirrenia from August 1

The eighth edition of the MLB European Academy starts today in Tirrenia, Italy at the CONI Olympic Training Center. The 2012 Academy will feature 47 of Europe’s best young baseball players who were selected at a series of MLB Scouting Bureau try-outs held earlier in the spring.

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30/07/2012 1 Minute Read

France wins U21 European Championship

France has won the U21 European Championship. The tournament, which was held from July 25 to 29 in Brno/Trebic, Czech Republic saw the French team dominating the Ukraine 12-1 in seven innings to capture the title. Host Czech Republic finished in third place after a 13-0 shutout over Russia.

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27/07/2012 1 Minute Read

A team from Pakistan will play in the Tuscany Series in Italy

A team from Pakistan will participate in the “Città di Arezzo” tournament for players aged 21 or younger, part of the so called Tuscany Series, one of the main event of youth baseball during the Italian Summer.

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23/07/2012 1 Minute Read

Cuba wins 26th Haarlem Baseball Week

Cuba has won the 26th edition of the “Haarlemse Honkbalweek”. They won the title at the international tournament with a 4-2 victory over Puerto Rico in the championship game on Sunday. Team USA (Collegiate) finished in third place after a 4-3 win over IBAF Baseball World Champion Netherlands in the Bronze Medal Game at Pim Mulier Stadium in Haarlem, Netherlands.

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Netherlands win U15 European Championship
23/07/2012 1 Minute Read

Netherlands win U15 European Championship

The Netherlands have won the U15 European Championship in Jablonec and Liberec, Czech Republic. The Dutch team beat Germany 10-5 in the Gold Medal Game on Saturday. Russia finished in third place after prevailing in the Bronze Medal Match against the Czech Republic.

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19/07/2012 1 Minute Read

Czech Republic wins U12 European Championship

The Czech Republic has won the U12 European Championship in Hluboka/Zliv, Czech Republic. They defeated Russia 19-1 in the championship game to defend their title. Lithuania finished in third place after beating Israel in the bronze medal game.

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25/06/2012 1 Minute Read

London Baseball & Softball Week planned for England in July 2013

New dedicated playing facilities for baseball and softball – the first of their kind in the UK – are expected to be ready for the 2013 season at Farnham Park near Slough and at two locations in Milton Keynes, funded by Sport England and the Baseball Tomorrow Fund.

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21/06/2012 1 Minute Read

IBAF and Mizuno extend their deal

The long lasting relation between the Japanese sport manufacturer Mizuno and the IBAF has been extended through the 2012 season.

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19/06/2012 1 Minute Read

Dutch Women’s National Team for World Cup in Canada

Head coach Percy Isenia has announced a provisional roster for the V IBAF Women’s Baseball World Cup in Edmonton, Canada, which will be played from August 10 to 19, 2012.

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18/06/2012 1 Minute Read

MLB Mini Camp in Haarlem, Netherlands from June 18 to 22

Today, Major League Baseball starts the 2012 MLB Pitching and Hitting Mini Camp in Haarlem, Netherlands. 27 young players (12 pitchers and 15 hitters) were selected to attend the Mini Camp during the MLB Academy tryouts in early May.

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