Higinio Velez, President of the Cuban Baseball Federation (FCB) and the manager when Cuba won Olympic gold in 2004, has died after complications deriving from COVID-19.
Baseball and Softball
The Men’s Softball World Cup in 2022 will take place in Auckland from November 26 to December 4, the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has announced.
A new course which explains the basics of Baseball5 has been launched across multiple platforms.
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has penned a deal which will see the Americas Qualifier for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics streamed on ESPN+ in the United States.
China will not compete in the baseball event at the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after the country withdrew from next month's final qualifier in Chinese Taipei.
The softball competition at the Birmingham 2022 World Games will take place at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex, organisers have announced.
The Dominican Republic plans to launch a national Baseball5 championship in July, according to Dominican Baseball Federation (FEDOBE) President Juan Antonio Núñez Nepomuceno.
United States President Joe Biden has been invited to attend the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Baseball Americas Qualifier in Florida.
The Baseball Federation of Asia (BFA) Executive Board has confirmed the Chinese Taipei Baseball Association will host the Asian Baseball Championships in December.
Hector Borg has replaced Fernando Tatis Sr as manager of the Dominican Republic baseball team for the upcoming Americas qualifier in Florida.
Softball Europe has announced the cancellation of the European Massimo Romeo Youth Trophy (EMRYT) because of the coronavirus pandemic but is still planning for the rest of its competitions this year.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has made its biggest stride yet into the world of esports with the launch of the Olympic Virtual Series (OVS).
Israel has named an expanded roster of 44 players for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, which has been submitted to the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC).
The Americas baseball qualifier for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics is to take place from May 31 to June 5, the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has confirmed.
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Paralympic Commission is helping to deliver a baseball for the blind seminar in Tanzania later this month.