Major League Baseball launches in India
Major League Baseball announced the opening of its sixth international office on July 2, with the addition of MLB India in New Dehli, India. The office will be tasked with growing the game in India through fan engagement and baseball development. MLB First Pitch, a grassroots program already being used to promote baseball in Mexico and China, will be introduced in India for Primary School Children, in 300 schools across New Dehli, Bangalore and Mumbai. Watch Major League Baseball’s senior vice president, international - Jim Small explain MLB’s plans of growing baseball in India and the possibility of baseball being broadcast on Indian television.