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AWBL roster team Europe released

According to baseball.it the roster of team Europe, that will participate in the Asia Winter Baseball League in Taiwan, has been released. The team with some of the biggest talents in Europe contains a couple of surprises. First of all the manager. Last year the team was under the helm of Italian manager Gilberto Girali,… Continue reading AWBL roster team Europe released

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European Championship: The battle for the seventh spot

Because France (group B) and Sweden (group A) both finish fourth, both teams were excluded from the super round and from the relegation round.  The teams had to play only one game for the seventh spot in the final standings today. If one would expect a walk over for the French, Sweden proved that person wrong.… Continue reading European Championship: The battle for the seventh spot

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European Championship: September 13

Today Russia took on Great Britain in a game with a somewhat surprising outcome. France was not beaten up but not really a match for Spain. Germany beat the Czech Republic. Italy needed seven innings vs Croatia and Belgium mashed Greece.   Great Britain  5  –  11  Russia   Quite a surprising score in the… Continue reading European Championship: September 13

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European Championship Baseball highlights

Play by play announcer Tim Collins sent me the links to several highlights of the games that have been played with this year’s European Championship so far. Sweden vs Czech Republic Great Britain vs Germany France vs Italy Germany vs Kingdom of rhe Netherlands Kingdom of the Netherlands vs Great Britain Sweden vs Germany A… Continue reading European Championship Baseball highlights

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European Championship: September 10, 2016

On day two of the European Championship in Hoofddorp, Netherlands, the following games were played: Sweden vs Russia, Spain vs Greece (the second mercy rule victory for the Spaniards), Czech Republic vs Great Britain, Italy vs France, Croatia vs Belgium and the Netherlands vs Germany.   Greece  1  –  12  Spain   Another mercy rule victory… Continue reading European Championship: September 10, 2016

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European Championship: September 9, 2016

On the opening day of the European Cup in the Netherlands, six games were played. No surprises as the Czech Republic blanked Russia, France beat up Croatia, Spain kicked teh butt of Belgium and Italy did not show any mercy with Greece. The only “normal” score was in the game between Germany and Sweden.   Sweden… Continue reading European Championship: September 9, 2016

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France Int’l Baseball Tournament: France clinches third spot

What looked like a commanding lead for France was blown in three innings after which both teams entered the ninth inning with a 9-9 score.   France  12  –  9  International Stars   In the ninth inning, Jack Shannon of the International Stars, retired the side. And even though the International Stars had a runner… Continue reading France Int’l Baseball Tournament: France clinches third spot