Baseball at the 1964 Summer Olympics was a demonstration sport and consisted of a single game. It was the fifth time that a baseball exhibition had been held, and was the last time that only one game would be played. A view of the playing field at Busch Stadium in Saint Louis, Missouri. ... The Games of the XVIII Olympiad were held in 1964 in Japan. ...
The United States team of college baseball players, including eight future major league players, defeated a Japanese amateur all-star team in Tokyo, 6-2. The United States of America — also referred to as the United States, the U.S.A., the U.S., America, the States, or (archaically) Columbia—is a federal republic of 50 states located primarily in central North America (with the exception of two states: Alaska and Hawaii). ... Official language Japanese Capital Tokyo Largest City Tokyo Emperor Akihito Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi Area - Total - % water Ranked 60th 377,835 km² 0. ... Tokyo (東京; Tōkyō listen, literally eastern capital), is located in the Kanto region on the island of Honshu in Japan. ...
Categories: Olympic stubs | 1964 Summer Olympics | Baseball at the Olympics The United States Olympics in Atlanta baseball team won a bronze medal. ... Final results for the Baseball competition at the 2000 Summer Olympics: Baseball medal table by country Preliminary round results The top four teams (Cuba, United States, South Korea and Japan) advanced to the semifinals. ... Baseball at the 2004 Summer Olympics was held on two separate diamonds within the Helliniko Olympic Complex, from August 15 to August 25. ... Baseball had its first appearance at the 1912 Summer Olympics as an exhibition sport. ... Baseball was again a demonstration sport at the 1936 Summer Olympics after a 24 year absence. ... Baseball returned as a demonstration sport for the third time at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. ... Baseball was again a demonstration sport at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne. ...
The winter Olympics were begun in 1924 and were held in the same year as the summer games until the 1994 winter games in Lillehammer, Norway, when the alternating cycles began.
The 1992 Olympics in Barcelona, Spain, reflected a changed political landscape: the 172 participating nations and territories included the Unified Team (with athletes from 12 former Soviet republics), a reunited Germany, and South Africa, which was allowed to compete for the first time since 1960.
The Olympic games are competitions of individual athletes, not of nations, and the IOC does not keep national scores; however, the media of all nations report national standings according to one of two scoring systems.
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