Henry Chadwick

President Theodore Roosevelt dubbed him "the father of baseball", but the man behind the US national sport was from Devon.

Sonoma Stompers pitcher Sean Conroy

Baseball welcomes first gay player

Baseball's first openly gay professional, a 23-year-old pitcher, takes the mound in a small league in California.

Father catches ball at Major League Baseball game with son in hand

Dad takes one-handed catch while feeding baby

Chicago Cubs fan Keith Hartley makes one of the most remarkable catches in baseball while feeding his seven-month-old son.