10/01/2014, 11:15am BST, By by British Baseball Federation
BBF Secretary Giovanni Ciotti has announced that he will step down from his Board role, effective 1 October 2014. He has cited increased family responsibilities as the primary reason for this difficult decision.
09/30/2014, 5:00pm BST, By by British Baseball Federation
The 2014 British Baseball Federation AGM and Congress will be held on Saturday 15 November 2014, with a return to last year's venue – the Holiday Inn in Leicester. This article contains most of what you need to know about the upcoming AGM.
09/23/2014, 5:45pm BST, By British Baseball Federation
BSUK, the BBF and the BSF are seeking an official ball supplier for 2015-17.
09/23/2014, 2:00pm BST, By by British Baseball Federation
A record-breaking 17 teams in four age groups took part in the 2014 Herts Futures Tournament on Saturday 20 September in Hemel Hempstead. The LYBL Bulldogs won the Under-17 and Under 14 titles, while London Mets won at Under-12 level and the Forest Glade Redbacks won at Under-10.
09/22/2014, 12:15pm BST, By by British Baseball Federation
The BBF's Youth National Baseball Championships, which came to a climax at Farnham Park on the weekend of 13-14 September, was the final curtain call for the 2014 youth baseball season. The LYBL Bulldogs took two of the titles on offer and the London Mets took the other one.
09/22/2014, 10:30am BST, By by British Baseball Federation
An alternative post-season tournament to the YNBCs, organised by the British Baseball Federation for youth teams in the North, was hosted on 13-14 September at Whythenshawe Park in Manchester. Cartmel Valley were crowned Northern Champions in both the Under-17 and Under-14 categories.
09/22/2014, 9:15am BST, By by Bob Fromer
The Netherlands won their 21st European Baseball Championship on Sunday 21 September, defeating Italy 6-3 in the Gold medal game in Brno, Czech Republic, as Kalian Sams and Curt Smith each hit a pair of home runs for Holland. Italy had won the last two European Championships.
09/19/2014, 6:00pm BST, By by Bob Fromer
TREBIC, CZECH REPUBLIC: SEPTEMBER 19 – Right-hander Jacob Esch threw seven perfect innings and combined with two other British pitchers for a one-hitter as the GB Baseball Team kept their place in the European Championship A Pool with an accomplished 9-0 win over Croatia.
09/18/2014, 6:30pm BST, By by Bob Fromer
TREBIC, CZECH REPUBLIC: SEPTEMBER 18 – Ben Pearson had four RBIs, Maikel Azcuy blasted three hits and Gavin Marshall pitched three sparkling innings in relief as the GB Baseball Team took a giant step towards retaining their European A Pool status this afternoon with a 10-4 victory over Greece.
09/18/2014, 11:30am BST, By by British Baseball Federation
BSUK has appointed Alan Dean, whose working background is based on the physical and educational development of athletes in a wide range range of sports, to a new post of Director of the Academy and High Performance Academy (HPA) for both baseball and softball.