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Baseball at the Olympics

Baseball is a popular sport around the world. Baseball first became an official Olympic sport in 1992, though earlier it was a demonstration sport.

Baseball has been in and out of the official Olympic Games program. The sport was played as a medal sport from 1992 until 2008. Baseball was dropped from the 2012 Games program, but back temporarily on the program for Tokyo 2020. It is not on the 2024 sports program, but will reappear in 2028.

Baseball at the Olympics is for men only. There is a softball event for women.


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