Dutch Hoofdklasse, Saturday June 27

On day two of the third round of the second half of the season, the following games were scheduled: Curacao Neptunus @ Mampaey the Hawks; L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Corendon Kinheim; Pronto DSS @ Vaessen Pioniers and HCAW @ UVV. There was at least one big surprise. Curacao Neptunus @ Mampaey the Hawks  25 - …

Dutch Hoofdklasse, Thursday June 25

On day one of round three of the second half of the season, the following games were scheduled: HCAW @ UVV; Curacao Neptunus @ Mampaey the Hawks; L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Corendon Kinheim; Pronto DSS @ Vaessen Pioniers. HCAW @ UVV  8 - 4 A surprising result when you take into consideration that many experts …

Dutch Hoofdklasse, Tuesday June 23

Last night there was a game between UVV and Vaessen Pioniers, that was actually scheduled for last Sunday, buth which was cancelled due to heavy rainfall and one that was scheduled for later this year. But at that time, Curacao Neptunus will have some obligations in the European Cup. L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Curacao Neptunus …

Dutch Hoofdklasse, Sunday June 21

On day three of round two in the second half of the 2015 season, the following games were scheduled: Curacao Neptunus @ Corendon Kinheim; Pronto DSS @ Mampaey the Hawks; Vaessen Pioniers @ UVV and L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ HCAW. Due to heavy rainfall, the game between Vaessen Pioniers and UVV was cancelled. It will …

Dutch Hoofdklasse, Saturday June 20

On the second day of round two of the second half of the season, the following games were played. HCAW @ L&D Amsterdam Pirates; UVV @ Vaessen Pioniers; Mampaey the Hawks @ Pronto DSS and Corendon Kinheim @ Curacao Neptunus. Would UVV and Corendon Kinheim be able to get another surprising score? HCAW @ L&D …

Dutch Hoofdklasse, Thursday June 18

On the first day of round two in the second half of the season, the following games were scheduled: UVV @ Vaessen Pioniers; Mampaey the Hawks @ Pronto DSS; HCAW @ L&D Amsterdam Pirates; Corendon Kinheim @ Curacao Neptunus. Only one game did not have a surprising outcome. UVV @ Vaessen Pioniers  10 - 2 …

L&D Amsterdam Pirates wins first round of the Hoofdklasse

Tonight one more first round game had to be played between Curacao Neptunus and L&D Amsterdam Pirates. For Pirates it was a must win situation because with a loss, Corendon Kinheim from Haarlem would clinch the second place and thus a play off spot. Neptunus already had clinched a play off spot, only the outcome …

Orioles draft talent from Curacao

The Baltimore Orioles have drafted Kirvin Moesquit from Curacao. The twenty-year old player was picked up by the O's in the twenty-fourth round. Kirvin can play shortstop and is also capable to play in the outfield. Last year he played for the Seminole State College for which he batted .368 with three homeruns, twenty-nine runs …

European Cup in Rotterdam, final game

Maybe rather unexpected but certainly deserved, Draci Brno faced Curacao Neptunus in the final game of the 2015 European Cup in Rotterdam. What a game it was. This game was a true promotion for European baseball. Draci scored a run in the first and a run in the second to take an unexpected 2-0 lead. …

European Cup 2015: Results of day five in Rotterdam and Paris

Heidenheim Heideköpfe @ Draci Brno  5 - 1 Draci had to win to get to the final game towmorrow. Of course they were depending on the result of the afternoon game between A.S.D. Rimini Pirates and Curacao Neptunus. In the first inning Draci Brno openened the score when they scored a run when Michal Ondracek …

European Cup 2015: Results of day four Rotterdam and Paris

UnipolSai Bologna @ Solingen Alligators  18 – 10 With a 12-2 score in the favor of Bologna, it looked that this would be another mercy rule, seven inning game.  But in the seventh inning, Solingen decided to spoil Bologna’s party. Pietro Caldoni entered the game in relief for Justin Cicatello, much to the liking of …

European Cup 2015: Results of day two from Rotterdam and Paris

Due to other obligations, I will focus on the Dutch teams. The opening game of day two in Paris was a big one, between T&A San Marino and L&D Amsterdam Pirates.  UnipolSai Bologna had an easy one vs Brest Zubrs and another exciting game was scheduled for the night between Solingen Alligators and PUC. T&A …

European Cup 2015: Results from Rotterdam and Paris

This morning the European Cup started in Rotterdam and in Paris. Draci Brno @ Templiers de Sénart 0 - 2 In a game that came close to a pitchers duel, the only two runs of the game came in the bottom of the second inning. With Rolando Merino at second base, Felix Brown singled down …

Preview European Cup for clubs 2015 Rotterdam

Tomorrow the yearly European Cup for clubs will start again. One edition in Rotterdam at Curacao Neptunus and one edition in Paris at PUC. As far as I can remember, it is the first time since 1987 that PUC is hosting a European tournament. The winners of each edition will face each other later this …

Dutch Hoofdklasse, Saturday May 30

On day two of round seven the following games were scheduled: Pronto DSS @ HCAW; Vaessen Pioniers @ Corendon Kinheim; L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Curacao Neptunus and  Mampaey the Hawks @ UVV This is the final round of the first half of the season. Three teams were still in the race to clinch a play …