SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s lieutenant governor has called on the high school baseball team he once coached to remove its stadium's logo of a Native American caricature.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Two high school baseball games scheduled for Thursday at Principal Park in Des Moines were postponed after officials said a ballpark staff member tested positive for...
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese high school baseball players, heartbroken because their annual tournament was canceled due to the pandemic, are getting a consolation prize: a spoonful of dirt.
MADISON, Ala. (AP) — The superintendent of an Alabama school district issued an apology after a group of high school baseball players shouted homophobic slurs at a same-sex...
TOKYO (AP) — A decision by a high school baseball coach to rest his star pitcher in a crucial qualifying game for the prestigious national tournament has the Japanese sports fraternity up in...
EAGLEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A longtime Tennessee high school baseball coach is being stripped of his coaching duties and sent to another school over a video of him rubbing a female student's...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Quinn Priester picked up a dry-erase marker and jotted a couple of notes to himself on his bedroom mirror before his final season of high school baseball, something to provide a...
EAGLEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A high school baseball coach in Tennessee has been suspended over a video that shows him caressing a female student's back in an apparent side hug.
ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — A Long Island high school baseball coach has been fired after he was arrested on charges alleging that he touched a student inappropriately.
WESTWOOD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts high school baseball coach is facing an assault charge and has been suspended after allegedly grabbing one of his players by the back of the neck to escort...
RIDGEFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Three high school baseball coaches in Connecticut have been placed on administrative leave while police finish an investigation into who poured 24 gallons of gasoline on...
BRISTOL, Fla. (AP) — Officials say a high school baseball coach and his wife were electrocuted while installing a new scoreboard at a Florida baseball field to replace one that had been destroyed...
TOKYO (AP) — Amateur baseball officials in Japan are debating the introduction of pitch limits aimed at preventing injuries to high school players.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Two black high school baseball players are suing a Florida school district after they say coaches and administrators did nothing when they were subjected to racial taunts and hazing.
The Tampa Bay Times reports 18-year-old Jay King and 17-year-old Judah Norwood sued the Pinellas County schools last week.
SHAWNEE, Kan. (AP) — A suburban Kansas City high school baseball star has been paralyzed from the waist down after a diving accident.
The Kansas City Star reports that Nolan Sprague was hurt Thursday. Mill Valley High School baseball coach Jeff Strickland says the pitcher for the Shawnee, Kansas, school went through an hours-long surgery on Friday.
SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the mass shooting at a Texas high school (all times local):
A Santa Fe high school baseball team member who was wounded in the shooting attended the school's playoff game Saturday.
Team member Rome Shubert had a bandage on his neck and was still wearing his hospital bracelet at the game. He was dressed in a team jersey but in shorts rather than a uniform.
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — The head coach of the top-ranked South Medford High School baseball team has been placed on leave because he consumed alcohol before a game.
In his ninth season as head coach, Ray Smith has guided the Panthers to the Southwest Conference championship and No. 1 spot in the Class 6A power rankings as of Wednesday.
DENVER (AP) — While his teammates shivered and the mercury plummeted, Brandon McCarthy embraced Colorado's wintry weather.
"Yeah, it felt like high school baseball. I don't mind pitching in cold. I got used to it growing up," McCarthy said. "It's been a while since I've been back in it. It's much easier for the pitcher than the hitter, so keep that in mind and get loose."
WASHINGTON (AP) — The school resource officer who confronted an armed student in a Maryland school shooting last month threw out the first pitch at the Washington Nationals' home opener.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Washoe County School District has banned guns from auctions at school fundraisers.
The Reno Gazette Journal reported on its web site Friday that the move comes after a gift basket including a semi-automatic rifle was almost auctioned off at an event for the Galena High School baseball team.
MASSILLON, Ohio (AP) — Organizers of a fundraiser for an Ohio high school say someone stole a jersey worn by Hall of Fame basketball coach Bob Knight.
The Independent in Massillon reports the jersey was reported missing during a fundraiser for the Fairless High School baseball team at a Massillon bowling alley Saturday.
The legendary Indiana Hoosiers coach was born in Massillon.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School baseball coach Todd Fitz-Gerald and his sons were guests of the Houston Astros for their spring opener against the Washington Nationals on Friday as Major League Baseball honored victims of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, by having its teams wear caps with the school's initials.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — Authorities are investigating what led to a North Carolina teen being shot in the neck during warmups for his high school baseball practice.
Police tell media outlets they're probing the shooting Thursday afternoon at Rocky Mount High School.
Authorities say the 15-year-old student was hit by a .22-caliber bullet while on the baseball field before practice.
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese high school baseball standout Kotaro Kiyomiya said on Friday he had decided to turn pro rather than attend university.
Kiyomiya, who holds the unofficial record of 111 home runs during his high school career, has impressed pro scouts in Japan and in Major League Baseball with his powerful swing.
PICAYUNE, Miss. (AP) — When Pearl River Central's baseball team won the program's first state championship last season, the Blue Devils' fan base erupted with excitement, but no individual or group was more elated than the brothers and teammates who were part of the first Blue Devils' baseball team 40 years prior.