Archive for the 'International' Category

There are a lot of reasons the stove is cold, but are we underrating the effect of an important one?

The story of the Asashi Baseball Club elucidates a history of triumph and loss for Japanese Canadian baseball, and points to its future.

A brief tour through baseball’s winter vacation.

A rival pitcher’s great game holds a profound lesson for a young boy.

A former MLB top prospect takes his talents across the ocean to NPB.

Examining which team will make the most sense for the Japanese sensation.

Phillies pitcher Anton Kuznetsov hopes to become the first Russian to reach the majors.

While everyone hopes for the next island superstar, what do the numbers really tell us?

When you want something like Shlomo Lipitz wanted baseball, the rewards can be quite real.

The Brewers’ new first baseman excelled in his time abroad.

A brief history of players from the Emerald Isle and the best of them at each position.

Part 2 of our all-world team takes a look at the starting lineup.

From Europe to Asia to the Carribean – and even, in one case – an actual ocean, we begin the construction of an all-world team.

The spending limits on amateur talent may have severe consequences.

As one player’s experience shows, Taiwan is becoming a place major league organizations look for young talent.

Often, it’s the littlest things that make a big statement.

An infatuation with the NPB is cemented upon seeing its games in person for the first time.

Follow the adventure when native sons confront foreign objects.

Baseball, the Australian way. With dog races.

Because baseball was meant to be enjoyed in six-second bursts on auto replay.