Dutch Hoofdklasse 2015: Saturday, May 2

Today the folowing games were scheduled: L&D Amsterdam PIrates -  Corendon Kinheim; Pronto DSS -  Vaessen Pioniers; Curacao Neptunus -  Mampaey the Hakws; HCAW - UVV L&D Amsterdam Pirates - Corendon Kinheim  3 - 1 In a game where both teams got six hits, L&D Amsterdam Pirates was more effective. A three run second inning …

Dutch Hoofdklasse,Thursday April 30: A spoiled no-hit bid and no surprises

On day one of round three, the following games were scheduled: Pronto DSS - Vaessen Pioniers; HCAW - UVV; Curacao Neptunus - Mampaey The Hawks and the top series of this weekend L&D Amsterdam Pirates - Corendon Kinheim. Pronto DSS - Vaessen Pioniers  0 - 5 Pioniers got on the boards in the very first …

Dutch Hoofdklasse, Saturday April 25

On day two of round two, the following games were scheduled:  Corendon Kinheim - Curacao Neptunus; HCAW - L&D Amsterdam Pirates; Mampaey the Hawks - Pronto DSS; UVV- Pioniers HCAW - L&D Amsterdam Pirates 0 -10 Once again HCAW committed a shipload of errors, four to be exact and all four led to runs. Already …

Dutch Hoofdklasse, Thursday April 23

Today the second round started with the following scheduled games: UVV - Vaessen Pioniers; Corendon Kinheim - Curacao Neptunus; Mampaey the Hawks - Pronto DSS; HCAW - L&D Amsterdam Pirates Corendon Kinheim - Curacao Neptunus  3 - 4 On paper the absolute Match of the Day was the one between Corendon Kinheim and Curacao Neptunus. …

Dutch Hoofdklasse, Sunday April 19

The following games were scheduled today: HCAW - Curacao Neptunus; Corendon Kinheim - Pronto DSS; Mampaey the Hawks - Vaessen Pioniers; UVV - L&D Amsterdam Pirates HCAW - Curacao Neptunus 2 - 14 Curacao Neptunus showed that yesterday's loss vs HCAW was a mistake. Today they restored the order by beating HCAW in seven mercy …

Dutch Hoofdklasse, Saturday April 18: Couple of surprises

Today was day two of the first round of the Hoofdklasse season. The following games were scheduled: Curacao Neptunus - HCAW; Pronto DSS -  Corendon Kinheim; L&D Amsterdam Pirates - UVV and Vaessen Pioniers -  Mampaey the Hawks. I attended the latter. L&D Amsterdam Pirates - UVV (remainder of Thursday's game) 0-2 Because a part …

2015 Dutch Hoofdklasse season tees off

Tonight the long awaited start of the Hoofdklasse season in the Netherlands finally was there. Three games were played: Curacao Neptunus -  HCAW; Vaessen Pioniers - Mampaey The Hawks and Corendon Kinheim -  Pronto DSS. In each of the three games, one team was vastly superior over the other.  It may appear weird to Americans, …

Curaçao Neptunus signs Loek van Mil

Loek van Mil will join the ranks Curaçao Neptunus from Rotterdam. The tall pitcher from Oss in the Netherlands signed a deal with the Rakuten Golden Eagles last year but spent most of the season at Ni-Gun level (the Japanese Minor League). He was called up at the end of the season and pitched in …

Groups set for 2015 European Cup for clubs

From June 1st through June 7th 2015, the European Cup will be played in Paris and Rotterdam. The following teams will play in Paris at the home field of PUC (Paris Université Club): L&D Amsterdam Pirates (Netherlands) PUC Paris (France) T&A San Marino (San Marino) Morth Stars Moscow (Russia) Solingen Alligators (Germany) Fortitudo Bologna (Italy) …