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HEADLINES

Alessandro Maestri and his historic 2014 season

Alessandro Maestri became the first ever Italian born ballplayer to participate in the Nippon Baseball League (Japan) postseason. This was Maestri's third season in Japan with the Orix Buffaloes organization.

The CEB looks to 2015

The CEB begins to look towards 2015. The last CEB event of the year to be the European Coach Clinic in Rotterdam on the 13th and 14th of December. The 2015 calendar of events has also been made public, with Esselman (CEB President) expecting to present his strategic plan in depth at the annual Congress. The CEB hopes on doubling the number of ballplayers by the year 2021.

The Under21 World Cup of Baseball

Italy to be locked up in group A alongside Taiwan, Mexico, New Zealand, the Czech Republic and South Korea. The event will take place in Taichung, Taiwan from the 7th through 16th of November. On the line are the final 2014 world rankings that will be used to determine the participants in the 2015 Permier12 tournament.

Baseball being taught at the University of Brescia

Professor Pecorelli at the University of Brescia is in the middle of an academic project with center attention being baseball, with Landolphi as the visiting professor for the on the field activities in support of the rest of the staff. The catalysts of the project were Sbardolini and Carra.

The 2014 Asia Series Canceled

The 2014 Asia Series has been officially canceled due to organizational issues with the CPBL (Taiwan) as well as other international leagues that would be participating in the tournament. Out of Europe the expected representative would have be T&A San Marino (the 2014 European Champions) who beat Rimini 2 games to 1 in the EU Finals back in August.

OTHER NEWS

IBL 2014

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CHAMPION UnipolSai Bologna 

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UnipolSai Bologna wins the Italian Baseball Series..

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RIMINI WINS 6-5 IN EXTRAS.. read more

game 2 

BOLOGNA TIES SERIES WITH 7-3 WIN.. read more

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THE PIRATES WALK OFF BOLOGNA 3-2.. read more

game 4 

SERIES TIED, 12-7 BOLOGNA.. read more
game 5    RIMINI UP 3-2 AFTER THEIR 4-0  WIN.. read more
game 6  BOLOGNA PUSHES SERIES TO 7.. read more

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The League Championship went to UnipolSai Bologna in 2014, taking down the Rimini Pirates in 7 games in the Italian Baseball Series. It was their first championship since 2009. 

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