Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) appears set to begin its season on June 19, almost three months to the day when it was supposed to start.
Baseball and Softball
American softball player Cat Osterman has said she wants to help the next generation of players after coming out of retirement before Tokyo 2020.
Youri Alkalay has been elected President of the newly merged Bulgarian Baseball and Softball Federation.
Australian softball star Stacey Porter claims the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics has made her "hungrier" to compete at the Games.
Japan’s famed National High School Baseball Championships will not be held for the first time since the Second World War due to the coronavirus crisis.
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Scoring Commission held two online sessions with more than 200 scorers from around the world.
USA Baseball has published a revised schedule of events as the organisation attempts to adapt its calendar amid the coronavirus pandemic.
World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) President Riccardo Fraccari has called on continental bodies governing the sports to unify and create one organisation.
Major League Baseball (MLB) predicted a $640,000 (£528,000/€591,000) loss for each game played with no fans as the start of the season was discussed with players.
This year's Mole's Cup, an international baseball tournament for visually-impaired players, has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Three members of the United States' softball squad for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics are heading back to college for the 2021 season.
Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) commissioner Atsushi Saito has suggested the season could start in the second half of June.
Major League Baseball (MLB) is reportedly planning for a July start to its coronavirus-impacted season, while the National Basketball Association (NBA) has suggested a decision on its season could potentially be made as late as June.
A bat used by baseball legend Babe Ruth in 1921 was sold at an auction on Friday (May 8) for $930,000 (£754,000/€856,000), making it the fifth-highest-selling bat of all time.
World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) President Riccardo Fraccari is expecting "an explosion of interest in baseball and softball" when restrictions on movement are lifted and recreational sport can resume.