Archive for the 'International' Category

Despite heroic efforts by a few who care, a fledgling African baseball program is blocked at every base.

For these three national teams, getting to the top of the first is the hardest part.

The Mexican League has a lot of tricks up its sleeve.

Alfredo Despaigne is the latest player to capture our imagination.

There are many hoops to jump through in order to make an international draft a reality. Too many, in fact.

Baseball in Australia has a long history, but it’s changed drastically in just the past few years.

The new Japanese player posting system is far from optimal.

Yes, the WBC doesn’t generate many headlines in the United States. But that’s not what it’s all about.

A baseball curse affecting teams around the world.

They traveled over the ocean, in opposite directions, with the same desire to play baseball.

Making sense of the shocking Cespedes signing.

How Yu Darvish’s performance in Japan can be translated into major league expectations.

Yu Darvish rumor-mongering was brought to a fever pitch by social media insanity.

A number of intriguing international players will, or could, sign with major league teams this offseason.

An overview of the Korea Professional Baseball league.

A primer on Taiwan’s professional leagues

The latest in the business of baseball.

The latest in the business of baseball.

With Desmond Jennings and Jeremy Hellickson long gone it’s time to turn to stealth prospects.