06/01/2014, 9:45pm BST, By by Clive Barker
Anticipation and expectations were high going into Week Twelve of the BBF's National Baseball League on 27 July, as all three match-ups had the opportunity to have a big impact on the playoff picture. As it turned out, the weekend’s results mean that the playoff picture is still no clearer.
06/01/2014, 9:30pm BST, By by Liz Kane
The Sheffield Bladerunners hosted the Manchester A's on Sunday 27 July for a doubleheader that would go a long way to deciding the composition of the playoffs in the BBF's AA North Division. Meanwhile, the Liverpool Trojans 2 dropped two games at Oldham.
06/01/2014, 12:15pm BST, By by Liz Kane
Having seen their previous two fixtures fall foul of the weather, the Newton Aycliffe Spartans got back into action on Sunday 15 June in the BBF's AA North Division and maintained their top spot with victory in both games against Liverpool Trojans 2, while Oldham and Harrogate split.
05/31/2014, 2:15pm BST, By by British Baseball Federation
The question of baseball/softball's possible reinstatement to the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo dominated both discussions and strategic thinking at the first-ever Congress of the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC), held in Hammamet, Tunisia on 10-11 May.
05/28/2014, 5:30pm BST, By by Dominic Ross
The Old Timers and Essex Redbacks 2 should have played back on 13 April in the BBF's Single-A South Division, but the game was rescheduled for Sunday 25 May. On this occasion, the Redbacks came out on top, picking up their first win of the season and handing the Old Timers their first loss.
05/26/2014, 7:00am BST, By by Anthony Hulme
The Liverpool Trojans defeated Halton in a fixture re-arranged from earlier this year on Sunday 13 July and re-took an outright lead in the BBF's AAA North Division. The second game of the re-arranged doubleheader will be played on 20 July.
05/25/2014, 10:30pm BST, By by Oliver Mintz-Lowe
The London Metros' imperious winning streak in the BBF's AAA South Division was only halted by the weather on the weekend of 19-20 June, as a downpour on Saturday night caused their doubleheader with Oxford to be abandoned.
05/25/2014, 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.
05/24/2014, 8:30pm BST, By by Patrick Campbell
Sunday 20 July was a busy day in the BBF's AAA Central Division, as all five teams in the league took part in doubleheaders on a glorious summer day. The Cambridge Royals extended their almost unassailable lead with a sweep over the Richmond Knights from AAA South.
05/24/2014, 7:45pm BST, By by Liz Kane
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.