The British Baseball Federation is accepting applications for the position of Head Coach of the Men’s National Baseball Team, a part of GB Baseball. Team GB is the flagship of elite-level British Baseball, and as such requires a focused Head Coach at the top of his or her game.
10/17/2014, 4:00pm BST, By by British Baseball Federation
Following the recent European Baseball Championships in which the GB Team retained its status among the European elite, Sam Dempster has announced his retirement as Performance Director for GB Baseball and Senior National Team Head Coach.
All UK passport-holding or passport-eligible players born between 1997 - 2001 (who will be aged between 13 and 18 on 31 December 2015), are invited to try out for the Great Britain Junior or 16U National Teams on Sunday, 23 November at the National Training Centre in Milton Keynes.
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.
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.