Baseball star Mike Trout is reaching legendary sporting heights, but most US citizens have never heard of him. Why is that?
The first documented game was played on 12 September 1749, in Ashley Park, Walton-on-Thames.
Great Britain's women's softball team move a step closer to their dream of qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
LA Angels say they "will never be the same again" as they win their first game since the death of pitcher Tyler Skaggs.
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Los Angeles Angels' players pay tribute to their late pitcher Tyler Skaggs, before beating the Texas Rangers 9-4 a day after his death.
The BBC's Rio correspondent observes the US squad at training in Salvador ahead of their match against Belgium and says there is a different feel to the team's rise.