Kauffman Stadium to Host Game Benefiting College Baseball Hall of Fame

Kauffman Stadium to Host Game Benefiting College Baseball Hall of Fame

15 April 2014

Wichita State, Missouri to play April 22 at home of Kansas City Royals Kansas City Royals Press Release Kauffman Stadium will soon be the site of a college baseball border clash. The National College Baseball Hall of Fame “Classic at The K” will feature a matchup between the Wichita State Shockers and the Missouri Tigers […]

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Haarlem Baseball Week Announces Schedule for 2014

Haarlem Baseball Week Announces Schedule for 2014

15 April 2014

The schedule for the 2014 Haarlem Baseball Week has been announced. The tournament kicks off with the USA facing off with Japan. Day 2 has a full schedule of games with all four teams playing kicking off with the USA taking on Chinese Taipei. The last game of Day 2 features the host Netherlands taking […]

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France: Montpellier and Rouen Tied Atop Division 1 Standings

France: Montpellier and Rouen Tied Atop Division 1 Standings

15 April 2014

The baseball season is under way in France as Rouen looks to keep up their continued dominance in the French Division I. So far they are still going strong starting the season 5-1 to stay tied atop the standings with Montpellier. Rouen’s only loss so far this season was a 7-5 defeat to Toulouse (4-2) […]

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Germany: Solingen and Regensburg Lead Divsions

Germany: Solingen and Regensburg Lead Divsions

15 April 2014

The first two weekends of the German Bundesliga are in the books and only two teams remain undefeated. In the North the Solingen Alligators are leading the way once again after defeating both the Bonn Capitals and the Cologne Cardinals over the past two weekends. In the South, Regensburg is undefeated after crushing the Bad […]

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College: Virginia Stays Atop NCBWA Division I Poll

College: Virginia Stays Atop NCBWA Division I Poll

15 April 2014

The Virginia Cavaliers are still holding strong at the top of the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Division I poll after going 3-1 this past week. Virginia squared off with then #13 Clemson over the weekend taking two of three in Charlottesville. This is the fourth straight week at the top of the poll and […]

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Pro Baseball Tryout April 28 in Riverside, California

Pro Baseball Tryout April 28 in Riverside, California

15 April 2014

Pro Baseball tryout April 28 10 am La Sierra University Riverside, CA Their will be a professional baseball tryout on Monday April 28 at 10 am at La Sierra University in Riverside, CA. The address to the school is 4500 Riverwalk Pkwy, Riverside, CA 92505 and Regestraion will begin at 9am. Tryout will be on […]

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The IBL is the New Independent Baseball League in Town

The IBL is the New Independent Baseball League in Town

11 April 2014

There is a new league in town, independent league that is. The newly formed Independent Baseball League or IBL for short. Play starts this summer with teams located in Ohio and Michigan. The IBL kicks off the 2014 season joining a laundry list of other independent leagues throughout the country. The IBL will start with […]

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Sonoma Stompers of Pacific Association Announce Manger for 2014 Season

Sonoma Stompers of Pacific Association Announce Manger for 2014 Season

11 April 2014

Press Release Sonoma Stompers SONOMA STOMPERS INTRODUCE 2014 MANAGER CASEY DILL Stompers hire former Pecos League manager, Redding CA. native Sonoma, Calif. April 9, 2014: The independent, minor league Sonoma Stompers Baseball Club formally introduced Casey Dill as the team’s field manager for its inaugural season. Stompers General Manager Theo Fightmaster made the announcement Wednesday. […]

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Fan Duel – A New Way to Play Fantasy Baseball

Fan Duel – A New Way to Play Fantasy Baseball

11 April 2014

So I am hooked on something that isn’t necessarily new, but it is new to me – Fan Duel. I used to play fantasy baseball every year. I even managed to win a few times (I have a banner from an ESPN league somewhere), but eventually I had to stop. I simply put in too […]

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Book Review: Wrigleyworld: A Season in Baseball’s Best Neighborhood by Kevin Kaduk

Book Review: Wrigleyworld: A Season in Baseball’s Best Neighborhood by Kevin Kaduk

31 March 2014

Originally posted on BaseballJourneyman.com: Wrigleyville is the well known area surrounding the ever popular summer spot of Wrigley Field. There are restaurants and bars and plenty of baseball fans to be found on a summer afternoon. Many baseball fans have wondered what it would be like living in the neighborhood surrounding Wrigley Field for a […]

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2014 MLB Predictions

2014 MLB Predictions

31 March 2014

Every year people throw out predictions for the year. I love doing this as well even though I never come close to what actually happens. It is not an easy thing to do to predict how teams will perform over six months time. But alas it is still a fun thing to do. So here […]

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Haarlem Baseball Week Announces First Participating Teams for 2014

Haarlem Baseball Week Announces First Participating Teams for 2014

06 March 2014

The 27th edition of Haarlem Baseball Week will take place this summer from July 11-20. So far three international teams have been announced including the USA, Japan, and Chinese Taipei. The Dutch National Team will be the fourth team in the tournament while the fifth and sixth teams are still in progress. Canada, Australia and […]

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Hosts Announced for a few Upcoming Baseball World Cups

Hosts Announced for a few Upcoming Baseball World Cups

06 March 2014

Hosting rights for some of the upcoming youth Baseball World Cups were announced recently. The WBSC’s International Baseball executives announced the hosts in Prague, Czech Republic. The 21U Baseball World Cup will debut later this year and it will be hosted by Taichung, Chinese Taipei. Taichung was host to the 18U BWC in 2013. Twelve […]

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Guyana Baseball Federation partners with E-Networks to broadcast nation’s first-ever Baseball ‘Talent Search’ Reality TV Show

Guyana Baseball Federation partners with E-Networks to broadcast nation’s first-ever Baseball ‘Talent Search’ Reality TV Show

05 March 2014

By IBAF Guyana’s Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport has expressed great interest in the rise of baseball’s popularity in Guyana. Less than three years after its establishment, Guyana’s national baseball federation, theGuyana Baseball League (GBL), has announced a partnership with Guyana cable TV/Info Tech giant E-Networks Inc. on the production of the nation’s first-ever baseball reality TV […]

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Australia Releases Final Roster to Face Diamondbacks and Dodgers

Australia Releases Final Roster to Face Diamondbacks and Dodgers

05 March 2014

Baseball Australia has announced the final roster for the team that will meet the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Arizona Diamondbacks at the Sydney Cricket Ground on March 20 and March 21. The team, newly named Southern Thunder, is led by MLB pitcher Ryan Rowland-Smith (Arizona Diamondbacks) and former MLB outfielder Trent Oeltjen (Sydney Blue […]

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Looking for Writers

Looking for Writers

05 March 2014

We here at BaseballdeWorld.com are looking for contributors for the upcoming season. Due to the sheer amount of material we try to cover it is impossible for one person to stay up to date on it all. I have enjoyed bringing our readers updates on leagues from all over the world for the past few […]

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College: Virginia Claims #1 Spot in NCBWA Poll for Second Straight Week

College: Virginia Claims #1 Spot in NCBWA Poll for Second Straight Week

05 March 2014

Press Release National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association DALLAS (NCBWA) – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association continues its tradition of NCAA Division I polls for the 17th year with its 2014 weekly surveys. Polls will be circulated from Feb. 17-June 26 (weekly through June 10) following the 68th annual NCAA World Series in Omaha, Neb., at TD Ameritade […]

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College: NCBWA Announces 2014 Division I Preseason All-America Teams

College: NCBWA Announces 2014 Division I Preseason All-America Teams

05 March 2014

Press Release National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association FORT WORTH, Texas – With solid representation from defending baseball champion, UCLA, and 2013 runner-up, Mississippi State, the 14th annual National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association preseason All-America team premiers the top student-athletes from NCAA Division I, which opens the season in less than two months – on Feb. […]

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College: NCBWA Announces Preseason Stopper of the Year Watch List

College: NCBWA Announces Preseason Stopper of the Year Watch List

05 March 2014

Press Release National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (NCBWA) — Fifty players have been named to the initial watch list for the 10th annual National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Award, given to the top relief pitcher in NCAA Division I baseball, as announced by the association on Tuesday. UCLA junior […]

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A Parents Perspective of Playing Baseball Overseas

A Parents Perspective of Playing Baseball Overseas

16 January 2014

I get emails all the time from players wanting to find ways to get into baseball overseas. While I have made a few contacts over the years with different teams and organizations, I have not put in the time and effort needed to really build those relationships into helping teams find players, mainly because I […]

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Korea: KBO Makes Changes to Imports and Will Expand

Korea: KBO Makes Changes to Imports and Will Expand

15 January 2014

There are a lot of changes going on in the Korean Baseball Organization that could really change the landscape of the game in the Land of the Morning Calm. For years now there has been a limit of two foreign players for each team, and over the past few years all of these spots have […]

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Baseball Federation of Asia Releases First Newsletter – Asian Baseball Cheers

Baseball Federation of Asia Releases First Newsletter – Asian Baseball Cheers

20 December 2013

The Baseball Federation of Asia (BFA) has released the first issue of its quarterly newsletter “Asian Baseball Cheers”. The newsletter will include information on what is happening in the world of baseball in Asia. The first issue has an articles and pictures from several of the major tournaments that were held in Asia in 2013 […]

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Baseball Australia Announces 2014 Hall of Fame Inductees

Baseball Australia Announces 2014 Hall of Fame Inductees

20 December 2013

There will be three new inductees into the Baseball Australia Hall of Fame in 2014. The Baseball Australia Hall of Fame started in 2005 and recognizes players and coaches who have had an impact on the game of baseball at the highest level. The inductees must be of good character and have never brought the […]

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New Baseball World Rankings – USA Ends Cuba’s Four Year Reign

New Baseball World Rankings – USA Ends Cuba’s Four Year Reign

20 December 2013

USA Baseball has ended Cuba’s 4-year reign at the top of the World Baseball Rankings after a productive year in 2013. The International Baseball Federation has used the World Baseball Ranking system since 2009, and each year Cuba has been at the top. Team USA had a disappointing second round exit at the World Baseball […]

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