DURHAM, N.C. – USA Baseball announced on Thursday that it will host the Cuban National Team in the sixth annual friendship series between the two international baseball powers in North Carolina in 2017. The U.S. hosted the friendship series in 2013 and 2015 while Cuba hosted the U.S. in 2012, 2014, and 2016.
HOUSTON – (Aug. 11, 2016) – The Rice University baseball team will visit Cuba Nov. 23-Dec. 4 to play exhibition games against teams from the Cuban Baseball Federation. During the trip, players and other Rice students will complete a fall-semester credit-bearing class on trends in contemporary Cuba and will experience Cuban culture. “Our baseball team’s […]
PINAR DEL RIO, Cuba – A pinch-hit home run by Keston Hiura (UC Irvine) proved to be the difference in a hard-fought five-game series as the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team won the rubber game over Cuba, 2-1, on Wednesday at Capitan San Luis Stadium. The series win is the first in program history for […]
PINAR DEL RIO, Cuba – A three-run double by TJ Friedl (Nevada) was the highlight of a four-run sixth inning for the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team on Tuesday as it claimed a 4-1 triumph over Cuba at Capitan San Luis Stadium. The victory evens the series against Cuba at two games each, setting up a […]
HAVANA – Five unearned runs in the bottom of the sixth proved to be the undoing of the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team on Monday as it dropped a 5-1 decision to Cuba at historic Latinoamericano Stadium. Team USA now trails its series against Cuba two games to one with the five-game set getting ready […]
CIEGO DE AVILA, Cuba – The USA Baseball Collegiate National Team did not allow a baserunner for the first six innings but Cuba rallied to score three runs in the eighth after a three-hour and two-minute rain delay to sneak away with a 3-1 win in the series opener Saturday at Jose Ramon Cepero Stadium. […]
CARY, N.C. — Alexander Malleta ripped a home run to help lead the Cuba National Team to a 4-1 win over the USA Collegiate National Team, in the finale of the five-game series, on the first day of the Americas Baseball Festival on a perfect Monday night at the USA Baseball National Training Complex. After […]
DURHAM, N.C. — Cuba plated three runs in the fourth inning and got a strong start from Yoani Yera, posting a 5-1 win over the USA Collegiate National Team, on Friday night at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park. Team USA (8-5) suffered its first loss to Cuba in the five-game series, after posting 2-0 wins […]