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MLB superstar Juan Soto donated $200k to Tokyo 2020 Dominican Olympians

MLB superstar Juan Soto donated $200k to Tokyo 2020 Dominican Olympians
25/10/2021
The MLB All-Star backed Dominican Olympic athletes from the sports of baseball, boxing and track and field. "What they did for the Olympics, it’s just amazing,” Soto said.
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Japan National Baseball Team wins Best Male Team at Tokyo 2020 Olympics award

Japan National Baseball Team wins Best Male Team at Tokyo 2020 Olympics award
24/10/2021
The Olympic gold-winning squad that went viral at the Tokyo 2020 Games was awarded the honour at the ANOC Awards 2021 today in Crete, Greece.
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Tanner Houck beats Shane Baz in MLB pitching duel between international baseball alums

Tanner Houck beats Shane Baz in MLB pitching duel between international baseball alums
09/10/2021
Baz (pictured above) helped the US win a silver medal at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Houck was on the USA roster at the WBSC Premier12 2019.
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Atsunori Inaba retires from the Samurai Japan managing position

Atsunori Inaba retires from the Samurai Japan managing position
30/09/2021
After four years at the helm, a WBSC Premier12 title, and an Olympic gold medal, the former NPB star is calling it quits. "My future is undecided, but I would still like to contribute to the development of baseball."
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Winter and Summer Olympic medalist Eddy Alvarez returns to MLB

Winter and Summer Olympic medalist Eddy Alvarez returns to MLB
09/09/2021
The switch-hitting utility infielder is one of only six athletes who have won a medal both in the WInter and the Summer Olympics.
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The Run for Art photo contest is dedicated to baseball/softball and Tokyo 2020 new sports

The Run for Art photo contest is dedicated to baseball/softball and Tokyo 2020 new sports
08/09/2021
The contest is reserved for photographers aged 18-35. An international jury will select 40 finalists.
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Federation Focus: Japan aims to stay atop Baseball World Rankings, help lead the sport into the future

Federation Focus: Japan aims to stay atop Baseball World Rankings, help lead the sport into the future
07/09/2021
One month ago, Japan rejoiced as they beat USA to win baseball gold at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. In memory of this achievement, the second part of the WBSC's 'Federation Focus' special edition is dedicated to the Baseball Federation of Japan and celebrates the Samurai Japan National Team's Olympic gold medal.
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Samurai Japan autographed uniforms to be auctioned to support youth, women's baseball

Samurai Japan autographed uniforms to be auctioned to support youth, women's baseball
07/09/2021
Members of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic gold medal team have signed the collectibles. Baseball fans will be able to bid until 12 September.
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Watch the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Baseball medal games replay

Watch the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Baseball medal games replay
26/08/2021
The Dominican Republic vs. Korea bronze medal game and the USA vs. Japan gold medal game are available to watch on WBSC.org through a collaboration with the Olympic Channel.
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Atsunori Inaba looks back on Japan's first-ever Olympic baseball gold medal, says victory is for whole country

Atsunori Inaba looks back on Japan's first-ever Olympic baseball gold medal, says victory is for whole country
20/08/2021
The Olympic manager and former Olympian player himself discussed how he selected the teams, the reasons for success and the challenges.
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