Dutch baseball · European baseball · European Cup

KOTN: Roger Bernadina back on roster for European Cup

In a press release, the KNBSB (Royal Dutch Baseball and Softball Federation) announced the roster of the Kingdom of the Netherlands for the upcoming European Cup. One very well known name that is back on the list is that of Roger Bernadina. Two years ago, Roger was about to leave for Europe to join the Netherlands… Continue reading KOTN: Roger Bernadina back on roster for European Cup

Curacao baseball · Dutch baseball · International Baseball · Minor League Baseball · Uncategorized

Hainley Statia appointed to Brew Crew minor league coaching staff

In the mean time this is old news, but nowhere in the Dutch press there was given any attention to this feat so far. Long time Brewers farmhand Hainley Statia has been added to the coaching staff of one of the Brewers’ minor league teams; in this case the Arizona Brewers. Hainley will become one… Continue reading Hainley Statia appointed to Brew Crew minor league coaching staff

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Curacao Baseball Week started

Yesterday the third Curacao Baseball Week started with a press conference. Attendants were (amongst others) initiators Blue Bay Resort Curacao, Hensley Meulens, Ben Thijssen and Jair Jurrjens. During the first two days, clinics will be organized for local coaches. Next to Hensley Meulens, Steve Janssen (KNBSB), Ron Wotus (San Francisco Giants), Martijn Nijhoff (KNBSB) and… Continue reading Curacao Baseball Week started

International Baseball · Premier 12

Premier 12: Crazy game between Kingdom of the Netherlands and Puerto Rico

  Puerto Rico  7  –  11  Kingdom  o.t. Netherlands   In the fourth round of the Premier 12, the Kingdom of the Netherlands took on Puerto Rico. The Dutch started with Shawn Zarraga in the lineup. The catcher, playing in the Dodgers’ organization was hit on the hand in the previous game and was pulled.… Continue reading Premier 12: Crazy game between Kingdom of the Netherlands and Puerto Rico

Aruban Baseball · Curacao baseball · Dutch baseball

Dutch gather at Curacao to prepare for Premier12

The Dutch national team went to Curacao to prepare for the upcoming Premier 12 tournament which will start on November 8. The players arrived at the Blue Bay Curaçao Golf & Beach Resort in Willemstad yesterday. At the resort the local players that received a call up joined the team, together with manager Hensley Meulens. Meulens… Continue reading Dutch gather at Curacao to prepare for Premier12

Curacao baseball

Third Curacao Baseball Week will be a terrific event again

From November 27 through December 4, the third Curacao Baseball Week will be held. This year’s event will start on November 27. On that day all participating players will arrive and later that day a press conference will be held.  On November 28 with a fund raising diner and an auction of collector items of… Continue reading Third Curacao Baseball Week will be a terrific event again

Dutch baseball · Minor League Baseball

Roster Spot of Dutchies in US baseball, AA, A Advanced, A Full Season and A Short season

For many Dutchies is was unclear where they would start the upcoming season. With only four one day until minor league opening day, I think it is safe to say that they will play at the club on which roster they are mentioned. A few Dutchies have been promoted to a higher level recently. Here… Continue reading Roster Spot of Dutchies in US baseball, AA, A Advanced, A Full Season and A Short season