The WBSC Europe has just launched their television platform. You can now watch all the official baseball and softball tournaments happening in Europe on baseballsoftball.tv.
The project is the first joint venture between the Confederation of European Baseball and the European Softball Federation under their new World Baseball Softball Confederation Europe umbrella.
At this time all games are being broadcast free of charge.
The first games to go live on the channel happen this week as the USSSA Pride softball team, from the National Pro Fastpitch League, tour Europe competing against the Italian, Czech Republic and Netherlands national softball teams over the course of the next two weeks.
The broadcast schedule is as follows:
April 24th – 19:00 CET USSSA Pride v Italy
April 25th – 16:00 CET USSSA Pride v Italy
April 27th – 19:00 CET USSSA Pride v Czech Republic
April 28th – 15:00 CET USSSA Pride v Czech Republic
April 30th – 17:00 CET USSSA Pride v The Netherlands
May 1st – 18:00 CET USSSA Pride v The Netherlands
On Tuesday and Wednesday this week, the Italian national team will be first to take on the Pride. In addition to the games against the national teams, the US team will be hosting clinics with youth players in all the countries.
The first televised baseball tournament will take place in June along with the first men’s softball series. All the tournaments to be broadcast can be found on our Events page, alongside all the regular season games across Europe this season.