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Shawn Zarraga invited to 2017 Spring Training

According to a Tweet of the Cincinnati Reds, nineteen minor league players have been invited to the 2017 spring training camp. One of the nineteen minor leaguers is 27-year old Shawn Zarraga. #Reds minor leaguers invited to Major League spring training camp: pic.twitter.com/kXNF6vizYT — Cincinnati Reds (@Reds) December 9, 2016 After seven years in the… Continue reading Shawn Zarraga invited to 2017 Spring Training

Australian Baseball · Australian Baseball League · International Baseball · Uncategorized

ABL 2016: Justin Erasmus clinches first win

In a solid outing for the Brisbane Bandits, Justin Erasmus got his first win of the season. For the Sydney BlueSox Erasmus was practically unhittable as the South African Australian allowed only three hits and struck out nine in six innings. This game was a pure pitching duel, but the Bandits were just a tad better… Continue reading ABL 2016: Justin Erasmus clinches first win

European baseball · International Baseball

Asia Winter Baseball League 2016: Europe secures first tie

In an exciting game that was tied for the biggest part, Europe gave away a one run lead in the final at bat of Chinese Taipei. A solo homerun by pinch hitter Du Li Xuan brought the Taiwanese next to the Europeans. Europe took a 2-0 lead in the first inning and added two more in… Continue reading Asia Winter Baseball League 2016: Europe secures first tie

Australian Baseball · Australian Baseball League · Dutch baseball

Loek van Mil clinches first save in ABL

Today, the Adelaide Bite took on the Perth Heat in the very first game of week 4. In a close game the Bite stayed at the right side of the score as the team kept the Heat at bay after a four run rally of the team from Perth. The Bite won 5-4.  The Adelaide… Continue reading Loek van Mil clinches first save in ABL

European baseball · International Baseball

Asia Winter Baseball League 2016: Europe beaten up

In a matchup between the team that had won all games but one and the team that lost all games but two, the battle was quite unequal. The NPB West did not have a hard time vs Europe as they won 13-1. Taylor Clemensia struggled through the first inning. With four walks and three hits given up… Continue reading Asia Winter Baseball League 2016: Europe beaten up

Minor League ballparks · Minor League Baseball

Wichita second candidate for San Antonio Missions

Next to the city of Amarillo, there is a second official candidate to become home for the San Antonio Missions. The other day, the city council of Wichita voted unanimously for the expansion of a special taxing district for a development that could include a new ballpark. Could include… It still is depending on the Colorado… Continue reading Wichita second candidate for San Antonio Missions

Australian Baseball · Australian Baseball League · Major League Baseball

Melbourne Aces add Jeremy Guthrie and Peter Moylan

No, it ain’t April Fools Day. On their website the Melbourne Aces confirmed the signing of 12-year MLB veteran and 2015 World Series starter Jeremy Guthrie. The 37-year old will join the club for the second half of the season. Also 10-year MLB veteran Peter Moylan will be added to the Aces’ roster.  In his twelve… Continue reading Melbourne Aces add Jeremy Guthrie and Peter Moylan