John is joined by Great Britain baseball coach Liam Carroll, making his fourth (including cameos) appearance here on the pod. Liam talks about the experience and impact of MLB Battlegrounds on the GB programme and gives the rundown on the recent Under 23 European Baseball Championships in Austria and the Czech Republic. He discusses the bright future for GB in the shape of this team, and the under 18 side and how they can harness the wisdom and experience of recently retired stars such as Chris Reed and Chris Berset.
Liam gives a laundry list of places to visit to learn about baseball in the UK, and his own programme.They are:
greatbritainbaseball.com – for updates on the GB Team
britishbaseball.org – to find your local club, volunteer and play
busk.com – the home of the UK Development Agency, Baseball Softball UK, for regular updates, intros to both sports and more info on finding clubs and facilities.