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Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 3, day 2

Today the returns of yesterday’s matches were scheduled. Curaçao Neptunus headed to Oosterhout to meet De Glaskoning Twins, HCAW hosted DSS and Pickles UVV went to neighboring Hoofddorp to take on Pioniers. Curaçao Neptunus  8  –  4  De Glaskoning Twins Another defeat for De Glaskoning Twins, but again they played a bit better. Elton Koeiman,… Continue reading Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 3, day 2

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Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 3, day 1

Yesterday the first games of round three were played. Normally these games are played on a Thursday night, but due to the celebration of Kings Day, the games were moved to Friday night. Curaçao Neptunus hosted De Glaskoning Twins, HCAW visited DSS and Hoofddorp Pioniers headed to Utrecht to face UVV.  De Glaskoning Twins  5… Continue reading Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 3, day 1

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Dutch Baseball Federation seems to learn from ELB

After blocking the participation of Dutch clubs and players in the Euro League Baseball, the Dutch Baseball Federation (KNBSB) now appears to have learned from the ideas of the alternate European baseball league. In the past two years, the KNBSB and the CEB (European Baseball Confederation) have made the life of the Euro League Baseball… Continue reading Dutch Baseball Federation seems to learn from ELB

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Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: second round, day three

On another chilly day, L&D Amsterdam Pirates was ready to bring the brooms to sweep Curaçao Neptunus but it didn’t pan out the way they wanted. De Glaskoning Twins played some solid baseball but still fell to DSS and HCAW brought the brooms to sweep UVV. DSS  6  –  5  De Glaskoning Twins Today you… Continue reading Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: second round, day three

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Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 2, day 1

On the first day of the second round of the Dutchhoofdklasse season, L&D Amsterdam Pirates hosted Curacao Neptunus, De Glaskoning Twins played its home game on the field of the opponent DSS and HCAW hosted UVV. Curacao Neptunus  1  –  5  L&D Amsterdam Pirates In an exciting game in which neither team did not give… Continue reading Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 2, day 1

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Stijn van der Meer released by Astros

Through his Instagram account, Dutch shortstop Stijn van der Meer announced he was realeased by the Houston Astros. Van der Meer was drafted by Houston in the 34th round of last year’s amateur draft. Stijn was sent to the Gulf Coast League where he tore apart the opponent’s pitching with an aversge of .667 in… Continue reading Stijn van der Meer released by Astros

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Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 1, day 3

On day three of round one, L&D Amsterdam swept DSS, so did Pickles UVV with De Glaskoning Twins and HCAW walked away with the series win vs Hoofddorp Pioniers. L&D Amsterdam Pirates  11  –  1  DSS Despite trailing 2-0 in the sixth, DSS could keep pace with L&D Amsterdam Pirates for the biggest part of… Continue reading Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 1, day 3