Taiwanese baseball player Yang Dai-kang (陽岱鋼) has agreed to sign with the Yomiuri Giants, under a four-year one billion yen deal, according to Japanese media report on Wednesday.
Major League Baseball player Wei-yin Chen (陳偉殷) demonstrates a pitch to non-varsity college baseball players at a training camp in Taipei on Sunday, Dec. 4. The two-day camp, which concluded Sunday, was held at the National Taiwan University baseball stadium and saw several Taiwanese professional baseball players act as coaches.
Baseball players and owners reached a tentative agreement Wednesday on a five-year labor contract that will extend the sport's industrial peace to 26 years.
Wu Fu-chien, front left, head coach of the Chinatrust Elephants, high-fives players of his pro-baseball team in this photo taken during last season's championship play-offs.
Ralph Branca's career was defined by that one high-and-inside fastball.
Fubon Financial Holdings Co. Ltd. (富邦金) has changed the English name of the EDA Rhinos (義大犀牛) to Fubon Guardians (富邦悍將) after it took over the Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL, 中華職棒) team last month, the company said Wednesday.
Nippon Ham Fighters outfielder Yang Dai-kang (陽岱鋼) has said he would "love" to represent Taiwan at the 2017 World Baseball Classic (WBC), but warned he was still recovering from injury.
Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred does not think Donald Trump's election as president will slow the sport's plans to stage more events in Latin America.
Landon Donovan isn't ready to decide whether he will extend his MLS comeback for another season with the LA Galaxy.
Major League Baseball second baseman Brian Dozier of the Minnesota Twins gives a batting lesson to a child during a fundraising event in Taipei.