Category Archives: Tournaments

Central American Games: Nicaragua vs Honduras Preview

Preview of tonight’s game between Nicaragua (2-0) and Honduras (0-2) in the Central American Games in Managua, Nicaragua, at the national stadium, Estadio Dennis Martínez. Lineups de Nicaragua 🇳🇮 1. Ismael Munguía CF 2. Darrel Campbell 3B3. Ofilio Castro 1B … Continue reading

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Hong Kong International Baseball Open Preview

The Sixth Hong Kong International Baseball Open opened today. The tournament was launched in 2012 and has been played every December in Hong Kong. Hong Kong’s national team has participated every year as either one club or two (Red and … Continue reading

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Central American Games Standings: Day 2

Day 1 Results 11 a.m. Guatemala 10 – Honduras 3 (Box) 3 p.m. Panama 11 – Costa Rica 1 (B0x) 7:30 p.m. Nicaragua 8 – El Salvador 2 (B0x) Day 2 Results 11 a.m. Panamá 10 – Honduras 0 (7) … Continue reading

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The Week in International Baseball (1-14 October)

After touring the South Atlantic and Southern Leagues as the minor league season finished, our coverage shifted to the UK and Asia, where we covered tournaments at varying levels. We gave regular updates and play-by-play on Twitter from the Asian … Continue reading

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Blake Taylor on Team GB, Injuries, and Prawn Cocktail Crisps

At first glance, prawn cocktail crisps and the great Trevor Hoffman seem to have little in common, but for a dual national like Blake Taylor, these are two of the Anglo-American’s favourite things. While the imported potato snacks helped Taylor … Continue reading

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2017 Asian Baseball Championship Wrapup

Earlier this week, we offered a preview of the 2017 Asian Baseball Championship, which Japan won today. Entering the semifinals, both Japan and hosts Taiwan were undefeated, but the Samurai beat Taiwan twice, once to clinch home field advantage in … Continue reading

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SCOUTING: Sri Lanka’s Chirath Debuts

On the surface, Sri Lanka has had a disappointing result at the 2017 Asian Baseball Championship (ABC) in Taiwan, but it has been a tremendous year of growth for the Lions. On March 1, Sri Lanka finished off a three-game … Continue reading

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2017 Asian Baseball Championship Preview

The Asian Baseball Championship starts today in Taiwan between Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, & Hong Kong. Held every two-to-three years, the tournament was at its peak in the 90s and 00s when it served as the Olympic … Continue reading

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The Month in International Baseball (September)

Earlier this year, we premiered a new feature, “The Week in International Baseball”. After a month of serious travel and family commitments, we now offer “The Month in International Baseball” as a brief interlude. It has been a busy month for … Continue reading

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Colombia’s Julio and His Tricolor Dream

Baseball fans outside Colómbia probably have not heard the name Erick Julio, but anyone who has ever met the Rockies’ young pitching prospect could not forget him. Julio is one of the most genuine and enthusiastic baseball players in the … Continue reading

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