07/23/2014, 9:45pm BST, By by Michael Jones and Nikki Able
On a sunny and warm Sunday in the BBF's AA South Division on 20 July, only a handful of games were played in the heatwave. The London Mammoths remained unbeaten, while the Mavericks took the opportunity to try to close the gap between themselves and Pool B leaders Sidewinders.
The Newton Aycliffe Spartans moved closer to their first league title and their first appearance in a National Baseball Championship competition with a sweep of their nearest rivals Sheffield Bladerunners on Sunday 20 June in the BBF's AA North Division.
There was just a solitary doubleheader on Sunday 13 July in the BBF's Single-A Central Division, with bottom-of-the-table Leicester 2 Sox travelling to take on East Midlands rivals the Nottingham Rebels 2.
We are sad to report the passing of Brian Holland last night, following a recent stroke. Brian has been a member of the British Baseball community, a scoring official and a past Federation Board member for several decades and will be sorely missed.