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Baseball - 20 Dec 2016 - Federations & NOCs
The Play for Change (PFC) Charitable trust and the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) today announced a new partnership that will enable more children around the world to benefit from PFC’s sports programmes, which aim to improve health, education, employment and inequality outcomes.
Baseball - 30 Jul 2010 - Events
The Japanese University Sports Board together with the All-Japan University Baseball Federation will host the 5th edition of the FISU World University Baseball Championship. The event will be staged in Tokyo and was officially opened today by the President of the Japanese Olympic Committee Mr. Takeda Tsunekazu at the Opening Ceremony.
Baseball - 14 Jan 2009 - Federations & NOCs
(LAUSANNE, Switzerland) – For the first time ever, Tuesday, the International Baseball Federation (IBAF) released its World Rankings, with Cuba sitting comfortably at the #1 overall position.
Baseball - 18 Dec 2007
The International Baseball Federation (IBAF) announced on Monday the appointment of Nicki Vance as the federation’s new Anti-Doping Manager.
Baseball - 27 Jul 2006
25.07.06.- This evening at 8.35 p.m. the President of the International Baseball Federation, Aldo Notari, passed away unexpectedly after suffering a serious setback in the illness that had confined him to hospital over the last few days.
Baseball - 07 Feb 2006
Dentsu Inc. (President: Tateo Mataki; Head Office: Tokyo, Japan; Capital: 58,967.1 million yen) announced today that it had reached an agreement with the International Baseball Federation, IBAF, (Established in 1938, Headquarters: Lausanne, Switzerland, President: Aldo Notari) the world governing body for Baseball, giving it exclusive worldwide marketing agent contract from 2006 through 2013.
Baseball - 07 Feb 2006
Lausanne 06.02.2006.- During the World Baseball Classic, WBC, to begin next March 3rd, the International Baseball Federation, IBAF, will carry out 108 doping controls, as agreed with the Major League Baseball, MLB, and the Players Association, MLBPA, owners of the competition.
Baseball - 29 Mar 2005
Sports Marketing Japan Co., Ltd. has signed a contract for the commercial and television rights for the Olympic Qualification Tournaments for 2008 Beijing Olympics with International BAseball Federation (“IBAF”) during recent Executive Committee in Lausanne.<BR>
Baseball - 25 Sep 2002
Major League Baseball President & COO Robert DuPuy, Major League Baseball Players Association Executive Director Donald Fehr, International Baseball Federation President Aldo Notari, United States Olympic Committee President Marty Mankamyer and USA Baseball President Mike Gaski met in New York today as part of a continuation of meetings to ensure that baseball remains an Olympic sport.
Baseball - 13 May 2002
Major League Baseball has partnered with Burger King Germany as sponsor for its nationwide grassroots initiatives in Germany.
Baseball - 06 Feb 2002
Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig today reaffirmed that Major League Baseball is fully committed to contraction of at least two teams and will continue with the contraction process, even though that process will not be completed until the 2003 season, it was announced today.
Baseball - 07 Nov 2001
CHICAGO -- Major League Baseball owners here Tuesday voted overwhelmingly to authorize Baseball Commissioner Allan H. Selig to begin the process of contracting two teams prior to the start of the 2002 season.
Baseball - 18 Jun 2001
The ABF is pleased to announce the appointment of Christopher White as the new National Executive Director for the ABF.
Baseball - 28 Mar 2001
RealNetworks®, Inc. (Nasdaq: RNWK), the global leader in Internet media delivery, and MLB Advanced Media, LP (MLBAM), the interactive media and Internet company of Major League Baseball (MLB), today announced a three year agreement to make RealNetworks the exclusive platform for a broad range of MLBAM's online services, including live audio webcasts of all MLB games, and a customizable, on—demand, archival, video highlight service.
Baseball - 21 Mar 2001
Australian Baseball and Softball Australia have joined forces and entered into a joint research program for further development of the sports with the help of the Australian Sports Commission.
Baseball - 09 Mar 2001
Australian Baseball announced today the appointment of Ron Finlay as the new President and Chairman of Directors of the Board of Australian Baseball.
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