World Series and British baseball history

October 26, 2008

Coverage of the World Series

  • Game three thriller – a review of game three
  • Make sure you don’t miss the unmissable – Previewing game three and highlighting the possible effects of rain delays and the change in time difference between the U.K. and the States
  • Rays tie the series at 1-1 – a review of game two
  • Phillies win Game One – a review of game one
  • Counting down the minutes – an excited preview of game one
  • A beginner’s guide to the World Series – New to baseball?  Has the World Series encouraged you to take a look at the sport?  This guide is for you.
  • A Wednesday Start for the World Series – Looking at the effect that moving the World series opener to a Wednesday night has on British baseball fans.
  • British baseball history and stats

  • GBBSA website is relaunched – A vast array of stats about British baseball and much more,
  • Project Cobb gets underway – the launch of a new project designed to chronicle the history of British baseball, ” a unifying place for the various threads of research into the history of baseball in Britain”,
  • 5:45 to Folkestone: Longest games and World War I ball – The list of research projects is already growing.
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    MLB postseason, the Baseball World Cup and the World Baseball Classic

    October 12, 2008
  • Great Britain confirmed for the 2009 Baseball World Cup – Some very positive news for British baseball fans.
  • Advantage Phillies and Red Sox – A look at the state of the two League Championship series after two games in the NLCS and one in the ALCS
  • League Championship Series – A preview of the two series
  • WBC Broadcast details – Information about the World Baseball Classic
  • Rays – White Sox at 22.07 BST tonight – A preview of the ALDS game
  • Nicaraguans complete GB’s pool for 2009 World Cup
  • Great Britain versus the Bangers: Game report – A report from Marcus Trescothick’s benefit baseball game.

  • Postseason, Marcus Trescothick’s baseball game and more

    October 5, 2008
  • The Brewers stay alive, the Dodgers march on and the Cubs go home – Summing up the events from the postseason games on 4 October.
  • Talking fantasy baseball – Mark George joins the BaseballGB crew.
  • Cricketers and ballplayers dealing with depression – Taking a look at Marcus Trescothick and Zack Greinke.
  • An Autumn Classic: Great Britain versus the Bangers – A preview of the baseball game betwen the Great Britain national team and a side made up of top cricketers, held as part of former England cricketer Marcus Trescothick’s benefit year.
  • White Sox vs Rays – 19.30 today – A preview of the Rays’ first postseason game.
  • Play-off baseball starts today – A preview of the post-season games.
  • Let down by MLB.com – The regular season ended.  MLB.com temporarily disappeared.