News

10 Feb
Official release of the IBSPA regarding the new FIBS Supplementary Insurance

We recently learned that FIBS has made the possibility of subscribing to supplementary insurance available for athletes and umpires. We are happy to see that after five years from our original proposal and three years after our foundation’s formation, the Italian Baseball Softball Federation (FIBS) have also come to realize that these athletes must be…

15 Jan
Farewell Tom Lasorda: the Italian with the blue heart.

by Salvatore Manzo Last week, on January 7th, the world of baseball lost one of its great ambassadors at the age of 93, Tom Lasorda. He was the oldest living member of the National Baseball Hall Of Fame. Lasorda was known for many things, but his larger than life personality, love for the game of…

22 Dec
Salvatore Manzo is the new IBSPA International Media Coordinator

With Christmas just around the corner, the Board of Directors for the Italian Baseball Softball Players Association have decided to unwrap an early gift: expanding our staff and integrating a new element of international communication. We are happy to announce that Salvatore Manzo has accepted the role of International Media Coordinator for the IBSPA. Salvatore…