09/06/2013, 10:00am BST, By BaseballSoftballUK
With the vote on whether baseball/softball, wrestling or squash is given a place at the Olympic Games in 2020 just a couple of days away, the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has listed ten reasons why our sports deserve the place.
09/05/2013, 5:00pm BST, By Oliver Mintz-Lowe
The London Metros and Cambridge Royals will compete in the BBF's AAA National Championships on 7-8 September against teams from AAA divisions in the North and the Midlands after winning nine-inning playoff games on Sunday 1 September against the Oxford Kings and London Mets II respectively.
09/05/2013, 4:45pm BST, By Katie Brown and Michael Jones
It was a beautiful day for the BBF's AA South Division playoffs on Sunday 1 September. But with the top four seeds battling it out for two places at the National Baseball Championships, few could have predicted that two mercy rule wins would decide the finalists.
09/05/2013, 11:15am BST, By London Mets
The London Mets Baseball and Softball Club has announced that its successful autumn baseball league, Fall Ball, will return for its second season. Games will be played at their home field in Finsbury Park, North London starting on Saturday 14 September 2013.
09/03/2013, 12:00pm BST, By Matt Crawshaw
The BBF's Southern Youth Playoffs in both the Pony and Bronco age groups were completed on Saturday 31 August at Herts Baseball Club, as their Grovehill Ballpark was converted into a four-diamond facility that hosted a total of 11 playoff games plus a local Little League final.
09/03/2013, 11:30am BST, By Randy Breznen
Both the third-seeded Southampton Mustangs and fourth-seeded Harlow Nationals advanced to the 2013 National Baseball Championships with victories on Sunday 1 September in the BBF's National Baseball League first-round playoffs, held at a neutral location, Grovehill Ballpark in Hemel Hempstead.
09/02/2013, 10:00am BST, By BaseballSoftballUK
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has gained public support from Japan's legendary sports figure, home run king and Japanese baseball Hall of Famer Sadaharu Oh, for baseball and softball's inclusion on the 2020 Olympic programme.
08/30/2013, 12:15pm BST, By Anthony Hulme
The Harrogate Tigers confirmed their playoff status in the BBF's AA North Division on Sunday 25 August with a pair of wins over Newton Aycliffe to end the regular season, while Sheffield showed what might have been with a sweep over the Manchester A's, who finished above them in third place.
08/29/2013, 11:45am BST, By Oliver Mintz-Lowe
Oxford Kings are heading for the playoffs from the BBF's AAA South Division on run differential at the expense of the Bristol Badgers, who missed out in agonising circumstances on Sunday 25 August. Oxford rebounded from a 5-1 loss to score just enough runs in Game Two to edge through.
08/29/2013, 11:45am BST, By David Dunphy
Liverpool and Halton shared the spoils on Sunday 25 August, the final weekend of the regular season in the BBF's AAA North Division. Both advance to the AAA playoffs on 1 September as the top two teams in the division. Meanwhile, Cartmel Valley took a double forfeit win over Menwith Hill.