Stephen Fry highlights the Great Britian baseball team cause

May 27, 2010

Oh yes he did!  Find out more at BaseballGB.


Interview with Great Britain’s Head Coach

November 24, 2008

In the latest in a new series of Q&As, recently spoke to the Head Coach of Great Britain’s National baseball team: Stephan Rapaglia.  Stephan discusses various topics, from Team GB’s great showing in the 2007 European Baseball Championships, to the prospect of competing in the 2009 Baseball World Cup against teams like Japan, to the future of baseball in Britain.  The article can be found here.

Bloody noses, Daily Rewinds, and keeping an eye on the clock

May 25, 2008

Lots of topics were covered at BaseballGB this week.  In case you missed them, here’s a summary with links to the full stories:

  • ‘Weekly’ Hit Ground Ball 2008 – Week Eight – Bud’s meddling again, but how long will the Time Police crackdown really last?
  • Daily Rewind Review  – A review of the new Daily Recap feature at
  • Right on the nose – Chris Young takes one on the hooter and  Johan Santana has a near miss, but can anything be done to protect the pitchers?
  • BBfB: Volume 5 – The launch of the latest in a series of guides about baseball.  Volume Five looks at numbers and statistics.
  • National League: no managerial headaches for the Mets – Joe Gray reveals the possible dilemmas faced by managers in the British National League, while providing a run-down of the results from last weekend’s games in Britain.
  • New articles on the GBBSA website – Links to, and comments about, several new artices posted on the Great Britain Baseball Scorers Association website, including a history of the Great Britain national team by Five’s own Josh Chetwynd.