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Baseball Olympic Games 2020 - Official Payoff

Tokyo 2020 Olympic baseball walk-off opener: Japan-Dominican Republic manager, player reactions

Tokyo 2020 Olympic baseball walk-off opener: Japan-Dominican Republic manager, player reactions

Japan gets walkoff win over Dominican Republic in Olympic baseball opener

Japan gets walkoff win over Dominican Republic in Olympic baseball opener
28/07/2021
The Samurai Japan mounted a late-inning comeback to win the first Tokyo 2020 opener.
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Olympic Baseball Day 1 Historical Preview

Olympic Baseball Day 1 Historical Preview
27/07/2021
Japan has claimed three Olympic medals; silver in 1996, bronze in 1992 and 2004. The Dominican Republic only previously qualified only in 1992.
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Managers Inaba, Borg name starters for Japan-Dominican Republic Olympic baseball opener

Managers Inaba, Borg name starters for Japan-Dominican Republic Olympic baseball opener
27/07/2021
The skippers revealed their choices at the pre-tournament press conference in Fukushima on Tuesday.
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Olympic baseball set to be played for first time since 2008

Olympic baseball set to be played for first time since 2008
26/07/2021
Baseball's top-ranked nations, including No. 1 Japan, No. 3 Korea, No. 4 USA, No. 5 Mexico, and No. 24 Israel, will be battling for the sport's first Olympic medals since the Beijing 2008 Games.
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Tokyo 2020 Olympics officially open after moving ceremony that included Japanese baseball greats Sadaharu Oh, Shigeo Nagashima and Hideki Matsui

Tokyo 2020 Olympics officially open after moving ceremony that included Japanese baseball greats Sadaharu Oh, Shigeo Nagashima and Hideki Matsui
23/07/2021
“The sport of baseball/softball is very proud to be part of this historic moment for the Olympic Movement and the entire world,” said WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari, who was in attendance to witness the Opening Ceremony.
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WBSC unveils official ball of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Baseball event

WBSC unveils official ball of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Baseball event
23/07/2021
The official ball will be the SSK WBSC 540, as per a WBSC-SSK partnership expansion announced in 2018.
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The Global Game podcast: Mexico baseball manager Benji Gil talks Olympic dreams

The Global Game podcast: Mexico baseball manager Benji Gil talks Olympic dreams
23/07/2021
“We must take advantage of this opportunity. As Mexicans, nobody has taken the chance of winning an Olympic gold medal in baseball,” said Gil.
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Korea to play three warm-up games ahead of Olympic baseball tournament

Korea to play three warm-up games ahead of Olympic baseball tournament
22/07/2021
Korea are the defending gold medallists, having won it all at the Beijing 2008 Games, where Olympic baseball was last featured.
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Baseball player Eddy Alvarez selected Team USA flag bearer for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Baseball player Eddy Alvarez selected Team USA flag bearer for Tokyo 2020 Olympics
21/07/2021
The 31-year old switch-hitting utility infielder has an intriguing Olympic background: he earned a silver medal in short track speed skating at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.
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