Read about one Brit’s experience of following Mark Buehrle’s incredible perfect game from the UK. It was the topic of this week’s ‘Weekly Hit Ground Ball’ column at BaseballGB, a feature that is published every Sunday during the MLB season.
Great Britain were originally scheduled to play their first round Baseball World Cup games in Moscow, Russia. If that appeared to be an unusual venue, the new home of Pool D will seem just as strange at first glance.
Great Britain and Japan will be playing in Zagreb, Croatia, alongside the home nation and Nicaragua. The change of venue less than two months before the tournament is set to start is the latest twist in the story of Great Britain’s World Cup aventure. Read more about the latest news at BaseballGB here.