College: Pitcher of the Year Watch List

College: Pitcher of the Year Watch List

12 May 2016

Press Release by College Baseball Hall of Fame LUBBOCK, Texas — Miniscule earned-run averages and double-digit wins highlight the statistics of players on the newest watch list for the 2016 National Pitcher of the Year Award, presented by the National College Baseball Hall of Fame. The award, sponsored by Diamond, will be presented on July […]

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Rouen Huskies Take 2016 Challenge de France Title

Rouen Huskies Take 2016 Challenge de France Title

11 May 2016

The Rouen Huskies defeated the Senart Templiers for the 2016 Challenge de France title over the past weekend. Rouen finished the weekend 4-0 sweeping its way to the title. Rouen won 5-2 on Sunday to claim the title. With the win Rouen booked a ticket to the European Cups in 2017. Rouen scored three late […]

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Euro League Games Postponed

Euro League Games Postponed

11 May 2016

Some bad news for the new Euro League Baseball came down from the CEB (European Federation) notifying the league that players competing in the ELB will not be able to participate in the European Champions Cup. So the games this coming weekend between Amsterdam Baseball and Draci Brno will have to be postponed since some […]

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The Independent San Rafael Pacifics Will Have First Woman Manager

The Independent San Rafael Pacifics Will Have First Woman Manager

11 May 2016

The San Rafael Pacifics will make history this summer when Justine Siegal manages two games this June. It will be the first time a woman has managed a game in professional baseball.  San Rafael plays in the Pacific Association. Siegal created the national organization “Baseball for All” and has done many other things in the […]

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2016 China Baseball League Schedule Announced

2016 China Baseball League Schedule Announced

11 May 2016

The schedule for the 2016 season of the China Baseball League has been announced. Over at Chinese Baseball, William Chu has posted the schedule and format for the season. The league will start later this month and continue through the end of August with the championship series coming in early September. The top two teams […]

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Germany: Stuttgart Reds Keep Lead in South Division

Germany: Stuttgart Reds Keep Lead in South Division

10 May 2016

This past weekend in the German Bundesliga South Division the Stuttgart Reds held onto the top spot with a weekend sweep over the Bad Homburg Hornets. With the wins they hold a half game lead over three teams. All three teams tied for second place swept their weekend series as well. The Reds took care […]

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Germany: Paderborn Sweeps Solingen; Bonn alone atop North Division

Germany: Paderborn Sweeps Solingen; Bonn alone atop North Division

09 May 2016

The Paderborn Untouchables swept the German Bundesliga North Division leading Solingen Alligators over the weekend. The two losses by Solingen dropped them from the top of the standings as they fell to 7-3. The wins for Paderborn were huge bringing them back to .500 and put them in the playoff hunt. The Bonn Capitals stayed […]

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2016 Independent Leagues

2016 Independent Leagues

08 May 2016

With the Major League Baseball season underway and the minor leagues already going strong, I thought we’d take a look at the independent leagues that will get going soon. Every year there seem to be new players and old ones going by the wayside. This year there are still a few strong leagues poised to […]

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Spain: Division de Honor News and Notes

Spain: Division de Honor News and Notes

08 May 2016

The Spanish Division de Honor is through six weeks of play so far after today. So far the Astros Valencia are leading the way with a 10-2 record after sweeping their weekend series with San Inazio Bilbao. Right behind the Astros are the Tenerife Marlins at 9-3. The Marlins were leading the league but dropped […]

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France: Division 1 Schedule and Standings

France: Division 1 Schedule and Standings

08 May 2016

With six weeks in the book so far in the French Division 1 season, the Senart Templiers are out in front of the standings at 12-0 after a weekend sweep of the Cubs last weekend. Right on the Templiers tail are the ever powerful Rouen Huskies who sit at 11-1 setting up a showdown this […]

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Euro League Baseball Begins Play

Euro League Baseball Begins Play

05 May 2016

Perhaps the biggest development in European baseball this past year has been is the Euro League that was established and started play this spring. Initially there are four teams playing in the league from different leagues around Europe. Amsterdam Baseball was created to compete in the league and will be comprised of some of the Dutch […]

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College: Florida Remains Atop BA Top 25 Poll

College: Florida Remains Atop BA Top 25 Poll

05 May 2016

The SEC is dominating the College Baseball world so far this year. The conference posted seven of the top thirteen teams in the latest Baseball America Top 25 poll. Florida was once again the No. 1 team in the land after splitting a weekend series SEC rival South Carolina. Fellow SEC teams stayed at No. 2 Texas A&M […]

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High School: Baseball America Top 25

High School: Baseball America Top 25

05 May 2016

Dallas area high school Coppell remained at No. 1 in the Baseball America High School Top 25. So far the Coppell Cowboys have lost just once this season. Their lone loss came on April 15th against Euless Trinity and now they look to head into the state playoffs looking for the schools first Texas state […]

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Germany: Notes & Standings from the Bundesliga

Germany: Notes & Standings from the Bundesliga

03 May 2016

As we take a quick look at the German Bunesliga we notice there are no more undefeated teams. In the South Division there is a log jam of teams at 7-3 creating an interesting set up for future match ups. Regensburg, Mainz, and Heidenheim are all sitting near the top of the standings in the […]

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Schilling Fired over Comment; Cartoon Shows Hypocrisy

30 April 2016

In case you missed it, Curt Schilling was fired recently from ESPN for a post on his social media account regarding North Carolina’s new bathroom laws. This cartoon by A.F. Branco over at ComicallyIncorect.com is pretty spot on with the hypocrisy.

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Prank of the Year

12 May 2015

The Prank of the Year comes to us from Franklin, Ohio. We have all been there. A batter pops up the ball and the offensive team or someone in the stands yells out, “tree”. While I never really got it, I’ve heard it a lot, especially at the high school level. Now those in Franklin […]

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The Mayor Sean Casey Lines a ball off of Lauren Shehadi’s Head

The Mayor Sean Casey Lines a ball off of Lauren Shehadi’s Head

12 May 2015

On the set of the MLB Network in Studio 42, Lauren Shehadi was tossing some batting practice with whiffle balls to The Mayor, Sean Casey when something went wrong. Casey was preparing for the softball game that will take place during the All-Star Game in Cincinnati later this summer. Casey then does this: Luckily Shehadi […]

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Netherlands: Curacao Neptunus and L&D Amsterdam Atop Standings

Netherlands: Curacao Neptunus and L&D Amsterdam Atop Standings

12 May 2015

L&D Amsterdam had three big wins this weekend over Mampaey the Hawks keeping them in a tie for first place with Curacao Neptunus, who also won all three this weekend. Amsterdam outscored the Hawks 38-4 over the weekend. Rashid Gerard had a huge weekend. He went a combined 6-for-11 with 2 doubles, 2 home runs, 10 RBI, […]

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Spain: Valencia Sweeps Sant Boi, Moves into Second Place

Spain: Valencia Sweeps Sant Boi, Moves into Second Place

12 May 2015

Tenerife and Valencia continue to be the cream of the crop in the Spanish Division de Honor. Both teams swept their weekend series. With the sweep this weekend, Valencia moved in front of CBS Sant Boi by a game. Valencia got a great outing from Trevor Caughey in Game 1 of the series. He tossed eight […]

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Site For Sale

Site For Sale

11 May 2015

With so much going on in my life – moving (to a place with limited internet), new job, grad school – I just do not have the time to dedicate to this site that I would like. So, I am selling the site. I am hoping to find another baseball fan to take over and […]

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Austria: Dornbirn Indians Run Winning Streak to Seven Games

Austria: Dornbirn Indians Run Winning Streak to Seven Games

11 May 2015

The Dornbirn Indians have run their winning streak to seven games after sweeping the Attnang-Puchheim Athletics over the past weekend. The Indians traveled to Attnang-Puchheim and took two games winning 7-4 and 3-0 to stay atop the ABL. Right behind the Indians are the Vienna Metrostars who have won three in a row. Over this […]

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France: Beaucaire Upsets Montpellier

France: Beaucaire Upsets Montpellier

11 May 2015

This was a light weekend for the French Division 1 Baseball League with just one series. The series between the Beaucaire Chevaliers and the Montpellier Barracudas was rained out a few weeks ago so they made up the games this weekend. Surprisingly the Chevaliers came out on top in both games putting the Barracudas four games behind […]

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College: LSU Still Atop Baseball America Top 25

College: LSU Still Atop Baseball America Top 25

11 May 2015

LSU is once again at the top of the Baseball America Top 25 after a 3-0 weekend sweeping then No. 21 Missouri at home. The Tigers will end the season with a series on the road against South Carolina before heading into the SEC Tournament. A lot of the Top 10 shuffled around after No. […]

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Philippines Wins the 12th East Asia Baseball Cup

Philippines Wins the 12th East Asia Baseball Cup

11 May 2015

JAKARTA, Indonesia – The No. 23 world ranked Philippines won the 12th East Asia Baseball Cup defeating host nation and No. 38 ranked Indonesia in the championship game. Six teams competed for the title with the winner gaining a spot in the Asia Championships later this year. Competing in the 12th East Asia Baseball Cup […]

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