Team Italy falls to Spain to open Italian Baseball Week

NETTUNO (Rome ) – The 5th Italian Baseball Week, which is sanctioned by the International Baseball Federation and beginning this year the results will have rankings implications, opened last night at Steno Borghese in Nettuno.

The host country fell 2-0 to a Spain team that is comprised of several Italian Baseball Leaguers.

There will be a full schedule today, with Spain taking on Chinese Taipei, while Italy will try to rebound against the Czech Republic. 

The event will conclude on September 4th before the start of the Confederation of European Baseball (CEB) European Championship, which is being hosted by the Netherlands. 

Italian Baseball Week Schedule