Selections from Mexico and Venezuela star in brutal beating during the Baseball Pre-World Cup [Video]

Despite the altercation, Mexico entered its name in the U23 Pan American final. Photo: Hector Vivas/Getty Images The Under-23 teams from Mexico and Venezuela staged a pitched battle during the semifinals of the Pan American Baseball Championshipwhich takes place in Aguascalientes. The exchange of blows occurred when the ninth Aztec was up 2-0 on the … Read more

Officials criticize independent Cuba for WBC

HAVANA.- Cuban state sports officials denounced this Tuesday a plan by baseball players who left the island to play in the Major Leagues to line up their own team in the next World Baseball Classic. The president of the Cuban Baseball Federation, Juan Reynaldo Pérez, called a press conference and accused the group of trying … Read more

World Baseball Confederation rejects proposal for independent Cuba team

The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) rejected the formation of an independent team who sought to represent Cuba in international tournaments like the next World Classicwithout the intervention of sports authorities of the Cuban government. Italian Ricardo Fraccari, president of the WBSC, told the official press that only the federations of each country can form … Read more

Jasiel Rivero for the Spanish basketball playoffs

Havana, October 2 (RHC)– Valencia Basket confirmed on its website the call-up of Havana-born basketball player Jasiel Rivero for this Saturday’s visit to Casademont Zaragoza, in the fourth round of the Endesa League, in Spain. Havana, Apr 5 (JIT).- Cuban Jasiel Rivero came closer to joining Valencia in the quarterfinals of the Endesa Basketball League … Read more

Pitcher Aroldis Chapman also joins the Cuba exile team

the cuban pitcher Aroldis Chapman showed its support for the project promoted by the Association of Professional Cuban Players (ACPBP) with the aim of participating in the World Baseball Classic that will take place next year with a team of Cuban athletes residing outside the Islandaccording he stated in a video posted by Full Swing … Read more

Young baseball player Danell Figueroa leaves Cuba

The young man from Matanzas Daniel Figueroareceiver that stood out as a promise of the cuban ballleft the island for Dominican Republic with a view to trying to sign a contract with a major league organization. The news was released in a bulletin by the sports journalist, Francys Romero, who specified that At 17 years … Read more

Another Cuban player arrives at the Marlins with his goal set in the Major Leagues

Perhaps in Miami Norel González can achieve what was far from him in Houston. The Cuban baseball player was traded from the Astros to the Marlins. Perhaps in Miami Norel González can achieve what was far from him in Houston. The Cuban player was traded from the Astros to the Marlins with no other player … Read more

Zero hits zero runs number 56 in national series: Erluis made Blanco in Cienfuegos

In his cultured and captivating work When baseball looks like movies, Norberto Codina, among the magical passages that he tells us about this sport, reminds us of some phrases that made an era in the sport of balls and strikes. One of them was that of the player Damaso Blanco, who made his debut in … Read more

Industriales pitcher SIGNED and will not have to return to Cuba for now

By Yasel Porto The economic situation has hit several baseball leagues and clubs that had become a balm for those players who for various reasons already had their doors closed in important competitions in countries such as the United States and the most important in Asia. Italy has been one of the places where the … Read more

La Candelita de Cuba takes her talents to Colorado for $5 million

José Iglesias has always worked hard and proof of this, like a medal of honor, is his 10 seasons in the Major Leagues, a figure that for thousands of players in baseball history was unattainable. JORGE EBRO José Iglesias takes his talents to the height of Colorado. The Cuban became the first signing of the … Read more