An infatuation with the NPB is cemented upon seeing its games in person for the first time.
Follow the adventure when native sons confront foreign objects.
Baseball, the Australian way. With dog races.
Because baseball was meant to be enjoyed in six-second bursts on auto replay.
Somewhere in America, a Korean-American kid sees the manifestation of his dreams in the Pirates’ infielder.
What keeps Mike Hessman traveling around the minor leagues? Well, he likes it.
Some kids who grow up in Brazil now dream of major league stardom
How can a strong performance in the majors in 2014 not get you a job on this side of the Pacific in 2015?
The ultimate struggle between the competing forces of baseball.
Despite cultural differences, the tiny country is becoming an international factor.
How good are foreign countries at baseball in relation to each other?
Despite heroic efforts by a few who care, a fledgling African baseball program is blocked at every base.
For these three national teams, getting to the top of the first is the hardest part.
The Mexican League has a lot of tricks up its sleeve.
Alfredo Despaigne is the latest player to capture our imagination.
There are many hoops to jump through in order to make an international draft a reality. Too many, in fact.
Baseball in Australia has a long history, but it’s changed drastically in just the past few years.
The new Japanese player posting system is far from optimal.
Yes, the WBC doesn’t generate many headlines in the United States. But that’s not what it’s all about.
A baseball curse affecting teams around the world.