New Italian Serie A format explained

Yesterday you could read about the merger of the Serie A1 and A2 into one league which will contain 32 teams. Today, the FIBS (Italian Baseball and Softball Federation) came up with extra information. The 32 team league will be split into several divisions. This reminds us to the 1990 Serie A season in which …

Another team withdraws from 2020 Italian Serie A1 season

According to an article on the website of the FIBS, another club has withdrawn from the 2020 Serie A1. After Rangers Redipuglia announced to step back last week, Grizzlies Torino is the next team to renounce. In an article called "Grey Smoke for A1 Baseball 2020," it was made clear that during another video conference, …

Rangers Redipuglia come with statement for not playing in 2020

As you could read earlier today, Rangers Redipuglia has decided to step back from playing the 2020 season. In a statement by the club, there is an explanation of why the club came to that decision. Rangers disregard from Serie A1 📰 The news has arrived Rangers have chosen to officially inform FIBS tonight that they …

One team pulls back from 2020 Serie A1 season in Italy

Italian baseball clubs had until last night 23:59 (11:59 PM) Central European Time to make clear if they wanted to play the 2020 season or not. After a lot of rumours floating around in the past weeks about Parma and the two Nettuno representatives stepping back, the FIBS (Italian Baseball and Softball Federation) announced on …

Italian Serie A1 will contain 10 clubs next year

In a session of the Federal Council of the FIBS (Italian Baseball and Softball Federation), the composition of the 2020 Serie A1 has been approved. After the regular period in which clubs could apply for a spot in the Serie A1, there were only seven teams that were willing to play in the highest Italian …

Only 7 clubs in Serie A1 for now

Late October, the FIBS (Italian Baseball and Softball Federation) announced a new plan in which the Serie A1 would grow from seven clubs (after Rimini withdraw before the start of the 2019 season) to twelve. But yesterday the federation announced the names of the clubs for the 2020 season. The number of clubs was nowhere …