Monday, January 17, 2022

Latin American Baseball

Serie del Caribe: The Caribbean Series 101

Tomateros de Culiacán - Winners of the Mexican Pacific League
The highly anticipated 2021 Caribbean Series is in full swing! The highly prestigious 70-year-old tournament has been a platform where Latin American baseball players consistently rise to the occasion to compete for the Serie del Caribe. The tournament has put Latin American baseball on the map and advanced baseball around the world while making a significant footprint on the Hispanic population in the United States. The article addresses the launch of ESPN Deportes, what you should know about the Caribbean Series history, and which well-known major league players are featured in the tournament. Read on to explore the ins and outs of the Caribbean Series.

A Brief Guide to Mexican Baseball

Historians have placed the origin of Mexican baseball back to the 1840s, but the Liga Mexicana de Beisbol, also known as the LMB, hadn't emerged until 1925. Read our brief guide to Mexican Baseball to learn more.