Aces add one of the top pitchers from last season

Aces add one of the top pitchers from last season
03/10/2020
Left-handed starter Gunnar Kines is on the move to Melbourne after impressing in his first ABL season with Adelaide last summer.
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Coaches, trials confirmed for New Zealand U18 side

Coaches, trials confirmed for New Zealand U18 side
03/10/2020
Kris Richards will manage the New Zealand U18 side for the U18 World Cup Qualifiers in Guam in January while the trial dates to make the team have also been set.
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Queensland pitcher inks deal with Texas Rangers

Queensland pitcher inks deal with Texas Rangers
03/10/2020
Queenslander Kai-Noa Wynyard has become the latest young Australian to sign with an MLB organisation after inking a deal with Texas on Friday.
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WBSC confirms new dates for inaugural U-18 Women’s Softball World Cup in Lima, Peru

WBSC confirms new dates for inaugural U-18 Women’s Softball World Cup in Lima, Peru
01/10/2020
The new U-18 youth world cup, which rebrands the WBSC U-19 Women’s Softball World Championship, has been rescheduled for 27 March to 4 April 2021 in the Peruvian capital.


#OneYearAgo: Softball Australia earns Tokyo 2020 Olympic berth

#OneYearAgo: Softball Australia earns Tokyo 2020 Olympic berth
28/09/2020
Australia went undefeated to win the WBSC Softball Asia Oceania Olympic Qualifier. On the last day of competition they beat China to advance to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.


Top New Zealand softball umpire on Olympic Games alert after winning major award

Top New Zealand softball umpire on Olympic Games alert after winning major award
16/09/2020
Athletes aren't the only ones on tenterhooks ahead of the Tokyo Olympic Games - officials, like top New Zealand softball umpire Mark Porteous, are too.
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Aussie Kaia Parnaby hits 500-strikeout milestone in Japanese pro softball league

Aussie Kaia Parnaby hits 500-strikeout milestone in Japanese pro softball league
14/09/2020
The left-handed pitcher hit the mark on Sunday, in the Galaxy Stars 10-inning 4-3 loss against the Nippon Seiko Brave Bearies. She exited the game after nine innings and received a no-decision.


Kiwi Mark Porteous “surprised" and "honoured" to be an umpire at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Kiwi Mark Porteous “surprised" and "honoured" to be an umpire at Tokyo 2020 Olympics
08/09/2020
The 60-year-old New Zealand umpire wrapped up his best year as an umpire, receiving the New Zealand Softballer of the Year award.


WBSC Umpire Mark Porteous wins New Zealand Softballer of the Year award

WBSC Umpire Mark Porteous wins New Zealand Softballer of the Year award
04/09/2020
The Softballer of the Year award is the top prize in New Zealand softball. National team members Thomas Enoka, Stefanie Smith, Caitlyn Lewin and Dylan Jackson were recognised in the four player categories.


New Zealand launches Baseball5 inter-school tournaments

New Zealand launches Baseball5 inter-school tournaments
03/09/2020
A total of 72 games were played in two different tournaments in Lower Hutt and capital city Wellington, involving 110 students from eight different schools.